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Article - Published in The Guardian - 25 May 2018
Guardian
The Labour MP Frank Field, a former welfare minister and veteran anti-poverty campaigner, who obtained the take-up figures through parliamentary questions, said: “Healthy Start vouchers have quietly developed into a key weapon in our armoury to defeat malnutrition. They radically improve poorer families’ diets by increasing their consumption of fruit and vegetables as well as vitamin intake, while simultaneously reducing the pressure on their weekly budgets. As things stand, too many of the most disadvantaged families remain exposed to malnutrition because they are not registered for the scheme.”
Article - Published in The i - 24 May 2018
Indy
Former minister Frank Field spoke of his alarm that multiple problems with the roll-out of the new benefits regime were driving recipients to use food banks.
Article - Published in Sunday Telegraph - 20 May 2018
Telegraph
It follows years of campaigning in Parliament by Frank Field, the Labour MP, for spare rations to be handed to those in need.
Article - Published in The Observer - 20 May 2018
Observer
The exodus, uncovered by Labour MP Frank Field, is exacerbating the existing “under-doctoring” of deprived populations – the lack of family doctors in places where poorer people live.
Article - Published in The Guardian - 14 May 2018
Guardian
Failed government contractor used suppliers to ‘prop up a failing business model’ and conceal true debt, say MPs
Article - Published in The Independent - 13 May 2018
Indy
Frank Field, the chairman of the Commons Work and Pensions Committee, told The Independent: “It seems as though a small army of unemployed young people have fallen through the gaps in the safety net without any official data recording whether they are destitute."
Article - Published in The Guardian - 09 May 2018
Guardian
Committee of MPs says benefit ‘designed with little regard’ for sixth of UK workforce
Article - Published in The Guardian - 04 May 2018
Guardian
HMRC is considering the claims made by a whistleblower to Frank Field MP
Article - Published in ITV News - 22 April 2018
ITV
MPs and campaigners have urged the Government to go further in reforming benefits for disabled people after ministers published their response to a major review.
Article - Published in The Guardian - 18 April 2018
Guardian
Frank Field, Labour MP and chair of the pensions committee, said the government should introduce a short bill in which it guaranteed workers basic rights and paved the way for further legislation on more complex matters in future.
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