As the government celebrates a third successive quarter of economic growth, foodbanks in the region say they are busier than ever as families struggle to cope.
Olivia Paterson has been finding out more.
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Outbreaks of rain clear this evening, with a bright and dry day tomorrow turning wet and windy.
A seventh person has been arrested after the murder of a17-year-old in Northampton.
It will be damp and breezy with rain on and off through the day.