Lewis and Hannah
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Economic struggles cause Hard Times for children

A special report by the BBC Newsround team is to examine the impact of the UK's struggling economy on children.

Hard Times looks at the experiences of families who have suffered hardship as a result of the downturn.

One family - Lewis, Hannah and their mother Helen - spoke to BBC Breakfast about their experiences and what they learned from them.

UK viewers can watch Hard Times - A Newsround Special on CBBC, Monday 18th March, 1700 GMT

  • 17 Mar 2013
  • From the section UK