Steep rise in number using food banks 'shocking', says Trust
24 April 2013 Last updated at 10:25 BST
Figures from the UK's main provider of food banks show the number of people using its services more than doubled last year.
The Government says there are adequate safety nets in the benefits system for those needing help, but the Trussell Trust describes the figures as "shocking".
Graham Satchell reports from a food bank warehouse in Salisbury.