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Poverty in Cornwall

7th May 2014

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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)

 

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