Food and Obesity

2,600 food parcels provided for children every day in first six months of the pandemic - Trussell Trust

Charities warn Covid-19 will hit vulnerable as some foodbanks struggle for supplies – Civil Society Media

Coronavirus Food Alert - Sustain

Dignity or Destitution? - Trussell Trust

Food banks report record spike in need as the coronavirus pandemic unfolds – The Trussell Trust

For millions, lockdown is not novels and quality family time but food parcels and hardship – John Harris

How coronavirus has led to a UK boom in community good growing – The Guardian

Independent Food Aid Network Data - Independent Food Aid Network

New food foundation survey: five million people living in households with children have experienced food insecurity since lockdown started – The Food Foundation

Obesity and Coronavirus: Where next for policy? - Social Market Foundation

Obesity increases risk of Covid-19 death by 48%, study finds – The Guardian

Obesity: time for action

Response, Resilience and Recovery: London’s food response to Covid-19 - Sustain 

Schools give emergency food to families with nothing to eat – BBC News

State of Hunger - Trussell Trust

Tackling obesity: empowering adults and children to live healthier lives - Department of Health and Social Care

UK food banks report busiest month ever, as coalition urgently calls for funding to get money into people’s pockets quickly during pandemic - The Trussell Trust

Unhealthy diets are ‘slow-motion disaster’ – BBC News

We must act now to protect people from needing emergency food – The Trussell Trust

A Year of Children’s Food: A progress review of policy on children’s food and nutrition across the four UK nations 2019-2020 – Food Foundation