Blogs > Breakfast Blog > Poverty in Cornwall

Poverty in Cornwall

7th May 2014

Poverty in Cornwallfoodbank3

In the news today we were hearing that Cornwall is the UK 'Capital' of food poverty linked to average wages in a European study.

It got us talking about the very real issues of poverty after Neil related his story of seeing a well-dressed man searching the bins in the park yesterday.

If you'd like to listen to the statistics again, please click the link

 

Beverley had a great suggestion for holiday homes.

 

If you'd like a list of where to find your local foodbank and how to obtain a foodbank voucher, you can download the document here.

Foodbanks (pdf)

 

Are you still a big kid?

Neil admits he plays 'tag' at home with his girlfriend and runs away which really annoys her!  Tina licks the cake mixture spoon  when baking and rolls down grassy hills!

Caller, Sarah from St Austell gets up to no good with her (older sister)! Have a listen!

 

Confessions of a Teacher

Not sure if we should be worried - or just amused that we all have bad days at work...

 
Neil and Tina's Signature

Posted by Tina at 8:48am

2016 (47)

2015 (58)

2014 (73)

2013 (101)

Recent Posts

A Tribute to Gene Wilder

Posted by Tina

30th August 2016 10:02am

Kindhearted Gemma

Posted by Tina

25th August 2016 12:41pm

22 Challenge

Posted by Tina

8th August 2016 10:56am

What happens when you say I love you ...

Posted by Tina

5th August 2016 2:30pm

St Breock School sing a song for Rio

Posted by Tina

4th August 2016 1:22pm

Cornwall's Pirate FMPirate 2Pirate Oldies on DAB Digital RadioEscape to Cornwall radioLoveCornwall.com - The Cornish Business DirectoryPirate Education and Training

 

© Copyright Pirate FM

Pirate FM cannot be held responsible for the content of external links.

Close

We Use Cookies

This website uses cookies to store information on your computer.

By using this website you accept the use of cookies as explained in the terms of our cookie policy.