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1 in 5 key worker families have children growing up in poverty
In-work poverty

1 in 5 key worker families have children growing up in poverty

In the north-east of England this rises to two in five children growing up in poverty.

What soaring inflation actually means for the cost of your weekly food shop
Cost of living crisis

What soaring inflation actually means for the cost of your weekly food shop

This is how much more your shopping basket costs now compared to 12 months ago.

Rising inflation has already cancelled out pay rises for teachers, NHS staff and police officers
Pay

Rising inflation has already cancelled out pay rises for teachers, NHS staff and police officers

Pay rises for teachers, NHS staff and police officers have already been outpaced by new inflation rates. Here’s what the government has awarded people working in the public sector, and how unions have responded.

How much should my pay rise to beat inflation?
Work advice

How much should my pay rise to beat inflation?

What it’s like to be an ice cream man on the hottest day ever recorded
Heatwave

What it’s like to be an ice cream man on the hottest day ever recorded

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Food price comparison site that helps ‘hundreds of thousands of people’ faces closure
Cost of living crisis

Food price comparison site that helps ‘hundreds of thousands of people’ faces closure

These charts show the extent of the cost of living crisis as inflation hits 40-year high
Cost of living crisis

These charts show the extent of the cost of living crisis as inflation hits 40-year high

Inflation is now forecast to hit 11 per cent in October, says Bank of England
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Inflation is now forecast to hit 11 per cent in October, says Bank of England

Wages dropped by 3.4% in April alone, the greatest fall for over two decades
Wages

Wages dropped by 3.4% in April alone, the greatest fall for over two decades

Why does inflation hit poorer people harder?
Inflation

Why does inflation hit poorer people harder?

What is inflation and why is it so high?
Inflation

What is inflation and why is it so high?

Inflation is at a 40-year high – and it’s hitting the poorest people hardest
Cost of living crisis

Inflation is at a 40-year high – and it’s hitting the poorest people hardest

Why food prices are increasing so much
Cost of living crisis

Why food prices are increasing so much

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Sunak must raise minimum wage again to ease cost of living crisis, say unions 
Employment

Sunak must raise minimum wage again to ease cost of living crisis, say unions 

Jack Monroe has helped ensure inflation measures will reflect the real cost of living
cost of living crisis

Jack Monroe has helped ensure inflation measures will reflect the real cost of living

This chart shows the real cost of beer over the last 20 years
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This chart shows the real cost of beer over the last 20 years

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