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Unions, churches and charities add to calls for Scottish Government to deliver on free school meals

25 September 2013

Ed Miliband's speech to the Labour Party conference

24 September 2013
Is he on the right track as far as low-income families are concerned? Read our Chief Executive Alison Garnham's reaction to Ed Miliband's speech to the Labour Party conference here.

Scottish Government urged to implement longstanding school meal commitment as Nick Clegg promises universal free school meals for English infant schools

18 September 2013

Free School Meals for infants next year: CPAG response

17 September 2013
The Deputy Prime Minister has announced that from next September infant school pupils in England will be provided with free school meals:

‘Progress welcome but critical that Ministers now ratchet up action on child poverty’

11 September 2013

Our new campaign 'People Like Us'

11 September 2013
Support our call for a fresh look at the debate around benefits.

NAO report on Universal Credit

05 September 2013
The National Audit Office has today published a withering assessment of the early progress on Universal Credit.

Jamie Oliver on 'Money Saving Meals'

27 August 2013
TV chef Jamie Oliver, in an interview with the Radio Times, made a number of comments on the eating and spending habits of low income families. 

Poverty in Scotland updated summary briefing August 2013

21 August 2013

CPAG publish Cost of a Child 2013

16 August 2013
A new report published today by Child Poverty Action Group, with co-funding from the Joseph Rowntree Foundation, has found that the minimum costs needed for a decent childhood have risen 4% in the last year.