Income inequality in the UK is very high and the incomes of the poorest are very low. In 2016 the poorest 6.5 million individuals lived on an average of £51 per week after tax, that's about £7 per day.
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An important survey of the experiences of families living in in poverty in modern Britain.
In this presentation for an Anti-Poverty Conference organised by Bolsover CVP, Simon Duffy explores some of the myths about inequality and poverty in the UK.
Simon Duffy reflects on the stories he heard at a conference on poverty and welfare reform.