Some "60% of cuts" implemented by the Government hit working low-income families, causing a swell in the number of children growing up in poverty, an expert has told Daybreak.
Child Poverty Action Group (CPAG) chief Alison Grantham said there was "a real challenge" facing working low-income families as they were struggling to make ends meat.
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