Press Releases

Food bank use increases in Scotland

New statistics published yesterday by the Trussell Trust have revealed a 17% increase in the number of food bank parcels given out in Scotland between 1 April 2017 and 31 March 2018; higher than the UK-wide average increase this year of 13%. The new data highlights...

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The Herald Letters 28th March 2018

In response to Food banks must signal a new fight against poverty, The Herald March 26 Sir or Madam While it is encouraging that people using food banks report being treated with care and respect by the army of volunteers who run Scotland’s 200 food banks, (Food banks...

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