A Somali community in London braces for the cost-of-living crisis

In Hackney, a group of women meet twice a week to share food, chat and work out how to navigate the UK’s expanding economic woes.

London, England – Fadhiya, who runs a Somali community centre, is preparing a weekly lunch for 10 women.

It is a dreary morning in Hackney, an inner-London borough, and the aroma of the lamb stew bubbling away warms the room.