Supermarket giant launches appeal to help food banks and community groups

Applications from charities and community groups needing vital food supplies have tripled since the start of the lockdown and it is expected that in the coming months, more people than ever are likely to need to use a food bank.

Now, supermarket giant Tesco is holding an extra summer food collection to support food charities The Trussell Trust and FareShare, and are calling for customers to help.

Our reporter Julian Fisher has more on this story…