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How to find out if your home is likely to flood – and what help you can get
Flooding

How to find out if your home is likely to flood – and what help you can get

Millions of homes across the UK are at risk of flooding – here’s how to find out your risk, and where you can get help.

The number of children living in temporary accommodation in Scotland surges by almost a fifth
Homelessness

The number of children living in temporary accommodation in Scotland surges by almost a fifth

Figures showing more households are becoming stuck in makeshift homes and spending longer in them should act as a wake up call, homelessness campaigners say.

HS2: The case for and against Britain’s biggest infrastructure project
Sustainable transport

HS2: The case for and against Britain’s biggest infrastructure project

Parts of the HS2 project have already been derailed, but does the project represent the future of transport in Britain, or is it time to scrap it altogether?

An artisan soap maker is giving homeless people jobs and support to turn their lives around
Social Justice

An artisan soap maker is giving homeless people jobs and support to turn their lives around

Jobs for school leavers: How traineeships and apprenticeships can start your career
Careers advice

Jobs for school leavers: How traineeships and apprenticeships can start your career

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NHS workers could strike over pay rise that leaves hundreds of thousands worse off in real terms
NHS workers

NHS workers could strike over pay rise that leaves hundreds of thousands worse off in real terms

Sewage dumped into sea at coastal resorts as heavy rain follows heatwave
Sewage pollution

Sewage dumped into sea at coastal resorts as heavy rain follows heatwave

Why England’s rivers are so polluted – and what you can do about it
River pollution

Why England’s rivers are so polluted – and what you can do about it

What is Housing First and how can it solve homelessness in the UK?
Housing

What is Housing First and how can it solve homelessness in the UK?

Wales has stopped building new roads. Will other countries go down the same route?
Wales

Wales has stopped building new roads. Will other countries go down the same route?

Buying a home in the UK is more expensive than ever. When will house prices go down?
House Prices

Buying a home in the UK is more expensive than ever. When will house prices go down?

Cafes, pubs and restaurants are already being hammered by sky-high energy bills
Energy

Cafes, pubs and restaurants are already being hammered by sky-high energy bills

Rents in the UK are rising at the highest rate for decades. Will they keep going up?
Renting

Rents in the UK are rising at the highest rate for decades. Will they keep going up?

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Inflation predicted to hit 18% for poorest this autumn
Cost of living crisis

Inflation predicted to hit 18% for poorest this autumn

Why your next flight might be on an airship
Sustainable Transport

Why your next flight might be on an airship

Supermarket Iceland is offering loans to help people with their food shop
Food Poverty

Supermarket Iceland is offering loans to help people with their food shop

Top footballers urged to become climate champions and help make the sport more sustainable
Sustainability in sport

Top footballers urged to become climate champions and help make the sport more sustainable

Energy bills set to be higher than universal credit payments in January
Cost of living crisis

Energy bills set to be higher than universal credit payments in January

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Going green: how Big Issue’s new EV vans will help vendors and the planet

Driving change for good – for Big Issue vendors, staff and the planet
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‘Don’t forget Afghanistan’: The kite festival with a message
Afghanistan

‘Don’t forget Afghanistan’: The kite festival with a message

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How broken is the UK’s public transport? I spent all day on buses to find out
Levelling up

How broken is the UK’s public transport? I spent all day on buses to find out

Number of tenants being evicted by landlords for rent arrears is highest since records began
Renting

Number of tenants being evicted by landlords for rent arrears is highest since records began

Over 1,300 Ukraine refugees have faced homelessness since arriving in England
Housing

Over 1,300 Ukraine refugees have faced homelessness since arriving in England

Will there be a general strike?
Industrial action

Will there be a general strike?

Expert advice: How to start a community business in 5 steps
Career advice

Expert advice: How to start a community business in 5 steps

Man on hunger strike pleads with the government to ‘wake up’ to the cost of living crisis
Cost of living crisis

Man on hunger strike pleads with the government to ‘wake up’ to the cost of living crisis

Wildfires: Firefighters on front line of climate crisis say they don’t have resources to cope
Climate crisis

Wildfires: Firefighters on front line of climate crisis say they don’t have resources to cope

What’s caused the UK’s water shortage – and what can I do to help?
Drought

What’s caused the UK’s water shortage – and what can I do to help?

What is my right to strike?
Right to strike

What is my right to strike?

Amazon wildcat strikes enter second week as UK workers protest over pay
Strike action

Amazon wildcat strikes enter second week as UK workers protest over pay

More than 70,000 people sign Gordon Brown petition calling for emergency budget
Cost of living crisis

More than 70,000 people sign Gordon Brown petition calling for emergency budget

‘Using less energy isn’t an option’: Disabled people set to be hit hardest when bills soar again
Energy bills

‘Using less energy isn’t an option’: Disabled people set to be hit hardest when bills soar again

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