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How you can find and donate to a food bank near you
Social Justice

How you can find and donate to a food bank near you

Giving a little support to those less fortunate has never been easier. Here’s what you need to know to donate to a food bank

UK poverty in 2020: ‘No family could have planned for a pandemic’
Social Justice

UK poverty in 2020: ‘No family could have planned for a pandemic’

The work of anti-poverty campaigners and experts has never been more vital. The Big Issue asked them what progress they thought had been made in 2020, and what must be done in 2021 to lift people out of poverty for good

Rashford ‘proud’ as Government announces £400m for children and families
Social Justice

Rashford ‘proud’ as Government announces £400m for children and families

The new Covid Winter Grant fund will help struggling families until March 2021 but falls short of the demands from Rashford’s Child Food Poverty Task Force

Marcus Rashford launches new campaign to end child food poverty
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Marcus Rashford launches new campaign to end child food poverty

Lord Bird urges Wales to keep fighting to prevent poverty
Social Justice

Lord Bird urges Wales to keep fighting to prevent poverty

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Budget 2017: ‘We’re missing the bigger picture,’ says John Bird
Social Justice

Budget 2017: ‘We’re missing the bigger picture,’ says John Bird

‘A cow is as good as a man – or better.’ African Initiatives in Tanzania
Social Justice

‘A cow is as good as a man – or better.’ African Initiatives in Tanzania

John Bird: People living in poverty can be part of their own solution
Opinion

John Bird: People living in poverty can be part of their own solution

Lord John Bird: Why can’t the government create a poverty prevention unit?
Social Justice

Lord John Bird: Why can’t the government create a poverty prevention unit?