breadline


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a queue of people waiting for free food

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Since 2010, an extra 150,000 children have been pushed below the breadline as a result of the Government's public sector pay squeeze and in-work benefit cuts.
Scottish Care boss Donald Macaskill said: "Put simply, care homes cannot continue to survive on the breadline.
Insurer Legal & General's latest Deadline to the Breadline research reveals that UK employees could maintain their current lifestyle for only a month if they lost their source of income and had to rely on savings.
On Benefits: Breadline Brummies will be screened at 8pm on Channel 5 tonight.
Breadline Britain shows that gas and electricity prices have doubled over the last decade.
Statistics from the latest Deadline to the Breadline report show a bleak outlook for many households in the region.
Food and sweets would be distributed among the people on the breadline on the above said day.
7 Days On Dizzee the Rascal: Breadline Video Exclusive (9pm) Three-part series in which four celebrities live for a week on a council estate.
The 33-year-old singer is now living in a house with a broken window, a dilapidated front door and a junkyard like garden for the new ITV1 show 7 Days On The Breadline, reports the Sun.
In 1991, I was a down-and-outer in a moody Depression breadline.
THE BEDRAGGLED MEN IN A SHUFFLING BREADLINE are frozen forever in bronze at the Franklin Delano Roosevelt Memorial in Washington.
The stark image of a depression-era breadline of unemployed laborers set on San Francisco's waterfront and shot by famed photographer Dorothea Lange, is the new cover image for Jameco's current electronic components catalog.
now Breadline Brummies, another TV documentary into the lives of those on welfare in the city, is set to hit our screen.
The figures published by Social Justice Ireland on poverty, deprivation and inequality in the country found 18% of adults living below the breadline are employed.