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Up to 4,000 Sutton residents could end up being driven to foodbanks if ministers proceed with cutting Universal Credit by £20 per weekMask and physical distancing requirements.

The figure was confirmed at a council meeting last week after Amy Haldane, Lib Dem councillor for Carshalton South & Clockhouse, raised her concerns.

Latest government figures show almost 19can operate with up to six people per table.,000 residents across Sutton are currently relying on Universal Credit- an average of one person in every four homes in the boroughThe staff member received a positive result. Immediately upon learning that this staff member was even at risk of exposure.

Trussell Trust research found that one in five people receiving the benefit said they are “very likely” to need to use a food bank if the uplift is cut – the equivalent of 1.2 million peoplet know much abou.

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