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Queues at borders, suspended deliveries, empty shelves: the EU-UK Trade Cooperation Agreement is not quite what it seemed in the brochure.
Sign the petition asking Tesco, Asda, Sainsbury’s, Morrisons, Lidl, Co-op, and Aldi to join Waitrose and protect the UK’s high food standards by refusing to stock chlorinated chicken or hormone-pumped beef.
Frequently-touched surfaces including trolley handles and card readers carry the highest number of coronavirus particles.
The government is focusing on the market to feed the UK but to avoid long-term risks and short-term emergencies a UK food plan is needed now.
The “public good” lies in feeding all well, according to need not income. Those values are what got the UK through WW2, as our Churchill-inspired prime minister ought to know.
A brilliant thread by Mr MT on what should have been a normal trip to the supermarket and ended as a realisation that Coronavirus has changed everything, and that key workers work in terrifying conditions.