going hungry in birkenhead

Going hungry in Birkenhead. An interview with Frank Field

Frank Field often returns to the same story when asked about food poverty.

It’s the story of a little girl who turned up to a Wirral school holiday programme and said,

“I don’t mind missing out on the fun activities, but please can I just have some food? I’m absolutely starving.”

In the pause that follows you get the sense that there are many more stories where this one came from.

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feeding birkenhead funding

Up to £4000 funding available for applications contributing to the Feeding Birkenhead campaign

The Birkenhead Constituency Committee has recently allocated some of its core funding for a funding programme for food related projects.

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