Another said: 'YANBU about the request for specific expensive items. Asking for Oatly oat milk is taking the p***. They should just ask for oat milk. Veggies, beans etc can feed a vegan family without the need for expensive add ons. I'd say the same for a meat eating family asking for branded heck sausages rather than any old banger.' … [Read more...] about Mother criticises vegan food bank users for requesting donations of expensive Oatly milk and chia seeds – but is told that ‘poor people are allowed to make choices too’
You can get in touch by filling in the form below, anonymously if you wish, or via WhatsApp by clicking here or adding the contact +44(0)7867825056. Your responses are secure as the form is encrypted and only the Guardian has access to your contributions. … [Read more...] about Have you accessed a food bank in the UK for the first time?
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While the food strategy – written by Leon founder Henry Dimbleby – was commissioned by the government, ministers have not yet said they will act on its recommendations. The three points highlighted by Rashford are the expansion of free school meals to every child whose family is on universal credit, an expansion of holiday provision to all children on free school meals, and a significant boost to the value of Healthy Start vouchers for families with young children. … [Read more...] about Marcus Rashford takes aim at child food poverty with new taskforce
Iceland August Bank Holiday Opening Times: Friday 28th August - normal opening hours for all UK stores Saturday 29th August - normal opening hours for all UK stores Sunday 30th August - normal opening hours for all UK stores Monday 31st August - Iceland will be open from 8am until 7pm or 9am - 6pm, but this will vary from store to store so check the website for more details on your local. … [Read more...] about What time is Iceland open on Bank Holiday Monday? Full opening hours