‘Unacceptable’ Food Packages for Poorer Children Prompt Outcry in U.K.

‘Unacceptable’ Food Packages for Poorer Children Prompt Outcry in U.K.

Photos of the packages, which critics called meager and overpriced, circulated widely on social media, prompting the government to reinstate vouchers for parents to buy food, themselves.

The free meals program was offered to students from households receiving government benefits, including those earning less than 7,400 pounds a year after tax. But families earning above that thresho… [+1161 chars]

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