There has been a big jump in the number of people relying on emergency supplies from Trussell Trust foodbanks, with a fivefold increase since the coalition Government came to power.
The Trussell Trust charity says in the last financial year 346,992 people received three days' worth of emergency food. That compares to 61,468 in 2010/11.
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Local volunteers covered the Shropshire Ironbridge with the rags today as a part of an art installation.
Fine and sunny today after a hazy start in the East.