East Lothian’s Labour MP Fiona O’Donnell visited a Dunbar supermarket to hear local mums’ concerns about the increasing cost of living.
Organised by Asda, the session followed the publication of the supermarket’s latest quarterly Mumdex report, which questions more than 5,500 mums in the UK about the pressures their family is facing.
The mums from Dunbar were unanimous in their view that pressure associated with the cost of living was getting worse, not better. They expressed concern about the cost of necessities going up, high public transport costs, rocketing fuel prices and exorbitant child care fees.
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