December 13, 2023 7.00 pm

Lincolnshire food banks grapple with unprecedented demand as Christmas approaches

Demand is soaring amid the cost of living crisis, and more donations are needed

By Local Democracy Reporter

Food banks across Lincolnshire are grappling with an unprecedented surge in demand, driven by the ongoing cost of living crisis and mounting winter challenges ahead of Christmas.

Charitable organisations spanning from Gainsborough to Boston have reported a significant increase in demand compared to last year, with rising concerns that the situation could deteriorate further due to impending energy price hikes in the new year.

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