Friday, September 5, 2008
Food prices in UK supermarkets and shops have risen by 8.3% since January, a new index compiled for the BBC shows. Meat and fish - up 22.9% - registered the biggest price increases for any one category in the survey, with fresh fruit and vegetables up 14.7%. People can't afford to eat, let alone house and heat themselves. Also take a look at the other links on the news page with food news around the world.