Newcastle food bank struggles to meet demand

A food bank service based in the west end of Newcastle says it's seen an 'astronomical rise' in the number of people using the service. Supplies have even been sent from a charity in Lincolnshire to meet demand.

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Full Report: Newcastle food bank struggles with demand

A foodbank in Newcastle has been forced to bring in extra supplies from across the country after it ran out of provisions due to soaring demand.

Food and drink were sent to the Newcastle West End Foodbank from a service in Lincolnshire.

Jonny Blair has been speaking to Michael Nixon from Newcastle West End Foodbank and Kevin who uses the foodbank.

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