Hard Times - A Newsround Special

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Hard Times - a Newsround Special

In the last few years the country has been in and out of recession, people have been losing jobs and families have been struggling with money.

This has led to big changes for many people and for some families life has become very tough.

Newsround's Ricky has been looking into how kids in the UK have been hit by recession.

Find out more by watching Hard Times - A Newsround Special.