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East Midlands 'food poverty'

Around a quarter of people living in the East Midlands have skipped meals and gone without food to feed their family, according to new research

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Full report: one in four people go hungry in East Midlands to feed family

Nearly one in four people in the East Midlands have skipped meals, gone without food, or relied on family or friends to eat, according to new research.

The survey, commissioned by charities trying to tackle food poverty, says some children are even going hungry during the holidays because their parents rely on schools to help feed them.

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