Foodbank Demand Increases

People using foodbanks to feed their family has doubled in the last year, according to the The Trussell Trust

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Food charity struggles, full report

by Jane Hesketh

A charity that provides food parcels for people with little or no money, says its cupboards are regularly stripped bare because of the high demand.

When The Carpenters Arms in Loughborough first started their food bank they were giving out twelve food parcels a week. Now it's over two hundred.