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Labour calls for free school meals across all holidays

15 February 2021

Labour is calling on the UK Government to extend free school meals (FSM) across all school holidays this year.

Working together to feed families over half term

12 February 2021

Families vulnerable to food insecurity across Lambeth, Southwark and beyond will receive 86,050 nutritious breakfasts this week thanks to ongoing support from our funders and charity partners.

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Welsh Labour vote against extending free school meals

10 February 2021

Welsh Labour vote against a proposal to extend free school meals (FSM) to all children in families receiving universal credit or with no recourse to public funds (NRPF).

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Guide to the Holiday Activities and Food Programme

10 February 2021

£220m is available for local authorities (LAs) to run the Holiday Activities and Food Programme (HAF) during Easter, summer and Christmas holidays 2021, for children receiving benefits-related free school meals.

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Newham Guarantees Free School Meals for all Primary Pupils

9 February 2021

Newham Council has committed to continuing its Eat for Free programme, allowing all primary school children to enjoy a free school meal. This is despite needing to make millions of pounds worth of cuts to ‘non-core’ services.