Homelessness

Government told to fix broken temporary accommodation system as homelessness crisis set to worsen
Temporary accommodation

Government told to fix broken temporary accommodation system as homelessness crisis set to worsen

More than 75,000 children live in temporary accommodation in London and there are fears more could be forced into makeshift homes due to the cost of living crisis

Homeless people are being ‘disproportionately criminalised’ by anti-social behaviour laws
Rough sleeping

Homeless people are being ‘disproportionately criminalised’ by anti-social behaviour laws

Academics have called for a change in policing culture and better training for officers to stop Public Spaces Protection Orders being misused against rough sleepers

‘It’s about making the invisible visible’: A day at the UK’s only festival for homeless people
Homelessness

‘It’s about making the invisible visible’: A day at the UK’s only festival for homeless people

While Kwasi Kwarteng was dishing out tax cuts to the wealthiest in society, the UK’s only festival for people experiencing homelessness was taking place a few miles north of Parliament. We went along

The number of working people facing homelessness is rising sharply
Homelessness

The number of working people facing homelessness is rising sharply

A Michelin star chef is opening a pop-up restaurant staffed entirely by homeless people
homelessness

A Michelin star chef is opening a pop-up restaurant staffed entirely by homeless people

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Eviction ban needed to prevent rough sleeping ‘catastrophe’, government told
Homelessness

Eviction ban needed to prevent rough sleeping ‘catastrophe’, government told

5 ways anti-homeless architecture is used to exclude people from public spaces
Homelessness

5 ways anti-homeless architecture is used to exclude people from public spaces

These walking tours with a twist let homeless people show you their city
Cities

These walking tours with a twist let homeless people show you their city

Fears homeless people will be moved out of Westminster ahead of the Queen’s funeral
Queen Elizabeth

Fears homeless people will be moved out of Westminster ahead of the Queen’s funeral

Food from cancelled Mercury Prize will feed homeless people after nominee Self Esteem steps in
Mercury Music Prize

Food from cancelled Mercury Prize will feed homeless people after nominee Self Esteem steps in

Rough sleeping minister Eddie Hughes quits just days after publication of rough sleeping strategy
rough sleeping

Rough sleeping minister Eddie Hughes quits just days after publication of rough sleeping strategy

Street Soccer Nations Cup: The football tournament that changes lives
FOOTBALL

Street Soccer Nations Cup: The football tournament that changes lives

6 things we learned from the government’s new rough sleeping strategy
Rough sleeping

6 things we learned from the government’s new rough sleeping strategy

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Striking photos taken by homeless photographers offer a rarely-seen view of London
Homelessness

Striking photos taken by homeless photographers offer a rarely-seen view of London

What should Liz Truss do in their first 100 days do to tackle the housing crisis?
Housing

What should Liz Truss do in their first 100 days do to tackle the housing crisis?

The homeowners offering homeless people a place to stay
homelessness

The homeowners offering homeless people a place to stay

Homeless outreach group offers sleeping bags to those in need after huge donation
Homelessness

Homeless outreach group offers sleeping bags to those in need after huge donation

New PM must prevent soaring homelessness from becoming Tories’ ‘tragic legacy’
HOMELESSNESS

New PM must prevent soaring homelessness from becoming Tories’ ‘tragic legacy’

Government told to double payments for Ukraine refugee hosts amid homelessness warning
UKRAINE

Government told to double payments for Ukraine refugee hosts amid homelessness warning

Community rallies around Big Issue seller after he loses everything in wildfire
Our vendors

Community rallies around Big Issue seller after he loses everything in wildfire

Homeless people get creative with self-portraits for new photo exhibition
Homelessness

Homeless people get creative with self-portraits for new photo exhibition

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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

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?

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

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