Image of Fast food restaurant praised for leaving leftover food on pavement for homeless every night after closing
Fast food restaurant praised for leaving leftover food on pavement for homeless every night after closing
A fast food restaurant has won praise after leaving free food for the homeless outside its shop every night after closing.Bosu Body Bar gives away leftover food at the end of the day to help people in need.And the owners' act of kindness has gone viral after they posted a Facebook photo showing takeaway bags on the floor, with messages reading "Share", "Eat me" and "Enjoy".It's all part of the res... [Read More]
Image of Government humiliated as Commons votes overwhelmingly to pause Universal Credit | The Independent
Government humiliated as Commons votes overwhelmingly to pause Universal Credit | The Independent
FULL STORY ON THE INDEPENDANTThe government has suffered a humiliating defeat as the House of Commons passed a vote to pause the rollout of universal credit, its new flagship benefit scheme.The motion was brought by the Labour Party and was passed despite attempts by the Conservatives to prevent the vote taking place.The vote was passed by 299 to zero, with one Conservative MP voting against the G... [Read More]
Image of Vital Aid Stranded at Puerto Rico’s Main Port, Unable to Move Due to Ravaged Infrastructure | KTLA
Vital Aid Stranded at Puerto Rico’s Main Port, Unable to Move Due to Ravaged Infrastructure | KTLA
A mountain of food, water and other vital supplies has arrived in Puerto Rico’s main Port of San Juan.But a shortage of truckers and the island’s devastated infrastructure are making it tough to move aid to where it’s needed most. Only 20% of truck drivers have reported back to work since Hurricane Maria swept through, according to a spokesperson for Puerto Rico’s Gov. Ricardo Rosselló.On top of t... [Read More]
Image of ‘Shocking’ Study Lays Bare The Reality For Those Forced To Use Foodbanks | HuffPost UK
‘Shocking’ Study Lays Bare The Reality For Those Forced To Use Foodbanks | HuffPost UK
People forced to rely on food donations face multiple forms of destitution, poor health and household income as low as £320 a month, one of the biggest ever studies into Britain’s foodbanks has found.Almost half of the households involved in the Oxford University study reported their incomes were unsteady from week-to-week and month-to-month.A shocking 78% were severely food insecure - meaning the... [Read More]