A Labour movement calling for the scheme to be prolonged till Easter 2021 was defeated by 322 votes to 261 within the Commons final week – with 5 Conservative MPs rebelling to vote with the Opposition.
Regardless of the struggling local weather the Covid-19 disaster has prompted the hospitality business, companies throughout Sunderland and past are doing what they’ll to make sure no baby goes hungry throughout October half time period.
Listed below are 10 companies throughout Wearside doing their bit. Footage are for illustrative functions solely.
If you recognize of a enterprise doing one thing related this week, please get in contact with us by way of the Echo’s Facebook page so we will add them to the checklist.