Tuesday, 14 June 2022

Digest This

How on earth are the children of Universal Credit claimants not on free school meals? Talk about a lack of joined-up thinking. But pupils on free school meals are not allowed certain items on the menu. Free school meals for all. Why would that be unaffordable? Unaffordable compared to what?

Like free prescriptions, free eye and dental checkups, free hospital parking, and so much else besides, free school meals for all will soon be "unaffordable" in England only, with abolition in Scotland or Wales advocated no more by the Conservatives than by anyone else. Why?