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A children's charity has reported that more than a children in the UK live in 'Bed poverty'. This means they have no bed of their to sleep in. They either sleep on the or share a bed with parents or . The charity, Barnardo's, said bed poverty is a of people becoming poorer. The cost of living has increased in the UK. Rising food prices and higher gas and bills mean people on low incomes cannot afford basic . Barnardo's said for many families, a bed is now a "" item. It said around 700,000 children are sharing beds, while 440,000 children sleep on the floor. This makes children tired, so it is difficult for them to concentrate at .

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