1. Sally Lockwood

Children going to school hungry, full report

The West Midlands is the worst area in the country for children going to school hungry - and almost half of teachers in the region say it's a problem they see every day.

Breakfast clubs are offered by many schools to help alleviate the problem - and with more than half of parents here saying they have less money to spend on food than a year ago, it's become a crucial service.