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Marcus Rashford forces UK gov’t U-turn on free school meals

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Marcus Rashford forces UK gov’t U-turn on free school meals

Marcus Rashford forces UK gov’t U-turn on free school meals

British government will now provide a $150m summer food fund for struggling families, reversing a decision to halt the effort.


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Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has praised Marcus Rashford for showing thekind of leadership the Government is failing to provide with his campaign forfree school meals.

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Dozens of small businesses, community groups and local and regionalauthorities have offered to provide free meals to children after a campaign byfootballer Marcus Rashford. Here is a list of some of those who have promisedto take part.

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Marcus Rashford responds to criticism of his campaign

Manchester United footballer Marcus Rashford has responded to criticism of his FareShare campaign to ensure free school meals for children. Report by Odonovanc. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn

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Venues step in to help Rashford school meals campaign [Video]

Venues step in to help Rashford school meals campaign

Cafes, pubs and restaurants across the country have stepped up to offer free school meals for local children during half term, after MPs rejected a campaign started by footballer Marcus Rashford. The Manchester United player says he's "blown away" by the growing grassroots effort across England to feed poor students during the upcoming school break Report by Fullerg. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn

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Rashford visits food bank charity as he vows to continue fight against child hunger [Video]

Rashford visits food bank charity as he vows to continue fight against child hunger

Manchester United striker says he won't stop campaigning as businesses offer support

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