Cumbria that has more obese 4 and 5 year olds than anywhere else in the country. It also has some of the highest levels of deprivation.
Its food banks feed at least 50 families every week. But do the contents of a foodbank parcel really offer the most nutritious option?
The MP for Barrow John Woodcock is calling on the government to subsidise the price of fresh fruit and veg in corner shops.
Our correspondent Amy Welch has been to see what's being done to tackle the problem.
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