Campaigners shocked as 30,000 more children pushed into poverty in Scotland

1 July 2014

Official 2012/13 child poverty statistics for Scotland show that 30,000 more children are living in poverty. John Dickie, Head of CPAG in Scotland said, "These figures mark the turning of the tide on child poverty as UK Government tax and benefit policies slash family income at the same time as wages stagnate"

Read the full CPAG in Scotland press statement here.