Decade of low pay has driven Cornish families deep into debt
The South West is home to some of the poorest areas in the country. So it's no surprise that as more working families feel the pinch, the number of insolvencies across the region continues to rise.
In Cornwall, young people are the hardest hit as low wages and limited opportunities continue to bite.
Overall, UK household debt has increased by a third since 2010 to a new record of £14,200.
25 Nov 2019