Skilled workers are relying on food banks to survive as the contract for a £2 billion wind farm off the coast of Scotland looks set to go overseas.
Emergency food parcels handed out to children in Scotland rose by more than a fifth last summer, new figures indicate.
Almost half a million food parcels were given out by independent food banks in 18 months, nearly double the number previously thought, according to new figures.
MORE than 200 food banks are handing out emergency parcels to struggling families across Scotland, we can reveal.
NICOLA STURGEON has blamed Conservative austerity policies for the growth of food banks in Scotland.