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Making sure pensioners in Sussex are eating enough

Serving up hot meals at the lunch club Credit: ITV

We often hear about Britain's obesity crisis but yet many people - particularly the elderly - are suffering because they're not eating enough.

Research shows that one in 10 people over the age of 65 are malnourished or at risk of malnutrition. That's more than a million people. The crisis is costing the NHS billions of pounds.

Charities are trying to raise awareness of the issue. And lunch clubs for the elderly - such as one we visited in Sussex - are tackling the problem head on.

Tucking into a square meal Credit: ITV

Watch full report below by Derek Johnson...