(Image: BBC Essex) A married couple from Essex, Debbie and Tony Dowsett, say they go away on dates, have sex and go away with other partners. In an interview today, Debbie told BBC Essex that “we don’t see it as anything strange at all, its been the key to our long and successful marriage”. I’m […]
Family breakdown costs £50bn a year
When couples split up, families move from one to two households. Poverty is a common outcome that affects children. Six out of ten lone parents are supported by the state compared to one out of ten couple parents. That's where most of the £50bn is spent.