Chicken boxes with knife crime ‘solutions’ delivered to Home Office

A group of campaigners were invited into the Home Office after turning up with solutions to knife crime written on chicken boxes.

The move by content agency Word on the Curb was a response to the Government’s decision to spend more than £57,000 distributing anti-knife-crime messaging on packaging in chicken shops across England and Wales.

The boxes are printed with real-life stories about young people who have chosen to pursue positive activities instead of...
source: This is Lancashire

2019-08-20 21:20
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