Social franchise to help reduce food bills

Your Local Pantry is a volunteer-led community initiative originally created by Stockport Homes. For just £2.50 per week, members from the local community can do a shop and choose at least 10 grocery items, including free vegetables. Pantries are run for the community, by the community, aimed at helping to stretch budgets further and bring people together.

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UK heading for ‘big business Brexit’ say campaigners

Updated analysis released by Corporate Europe Observatory and Global Justice Now exposes how official lobby meetings about Brexit and post-Brexit trade are being dominated by big corporate interests at the expense of civil society.  Tthe figures shine a light on the risk of Brexit being shaped by the concerns of big business, rather than those of the population as a whole.

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