Report’s figure for appeals to councils covers just one year
Tuesday 15th Dec 2015
posted by Morning Star in Britain
Housing trust wants to chuck out campaign minutes from pricey street
Friday 11th Dec 2015
posted by Joana Ramiro in Britain
HOUSING charity Crisis warned yesterday that the Tories’ ideological assault on benefit claimants are leaving many people homeless, hungry and destitute.
Homeless people and those suffering from mental ill health are among those most affected by the government’s draconian...
posted by Paddy McGuffin in Britain
A FORMER housing advice office in London has been occupied by activists and turned into a community centre, it was announced yesterday.
The one-time Camden Housing Advice and Social Services building had remained empty and disused for the last three years despite requests by the local...
Tuesday 24th Nov 2015
Whopping 450,000 ring Shelter desperate for advice
Friday 20th Nov 2015
posted by Lamiat Sabin in Britain
Number of families living in B&Bs rises sharply
Monday 2nd Nov 2015
SINGLE mothers turned housing activists slept rough last night in solidarity with London’s growing homeless community.
The women, members of the Focus E15 campaign, brought their sleeping bags into the Stratford Centre, a retail complex in the east London borough of Newham, after...
Thursday 29th Oct 2015
by Bethany Rielly
A DESCENDANT of Karl Marx is set to sleep rough for a week in Kingston, west London, to raise money for a homeless shelter.
Joseph Marx and his friend Will Fraser-Coombe, from nearby Staines, will be equipped only with a sleeping bag and a camera with...
Wednesday 21st Oct 2015
A MANCHESTER homeless camp described as a “safe community of support” for the city’s rough sleepers was violently broken up by bailiffs and police yesterday.
Manchester Metropolitan University had been granted a possession order for the site, which it owns.
Gary Neville and Ryan Giggs should be applauded for helping change the narrative on homelessness, says STEPHEN HALLMARK
posted by Morning Star in Sport