Britain is in a food crisis – and it's only getting worse, Huck

  • Emma Latham Phillips

I was commissioned by Huck to write an article on the UK food crisis, which coincided with the pandemic. Within weeks of the lockdown, it was revealed that 3 million UK citizens were going hungry. I argued that social eating spaces stepped up where the government failed – advocating for a National Food Service to help us tackle future crises.