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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?

Despite household incomes being hit by the cost of living crisis, house prices have continued to surge. But will they finally start to fall in 2022?

What is inflation and why is it so high?
Inflation

What is inflation and why is it so high?

Inflation has hit a 40-year high. We ask an economist: What is inflation, how is it calculated, and what can the government do about it?

Five ways the cost of living is rising – and how to get help if you’re struggling
Cost of living crisis

Five ways the cost of living is rising – and how to get help if you’re struggling

Rising prices are squeezing millions of households. We’ve broken down exactly what’s changing – and where to get help during the cost of living crisis.

Jake Daniels’ coming out is a ‘huge step forward’ but abuse remains an issue, say LGBTQ+ fans
Homophobia

Jake Daniels’ coming out is a ‘huge step forward’ but abuse remains an issue, say LGBTQ+ fans

Here are the charities leading the fight against LGBTQ+ homelessness in the UK
LGBTQ+

Here are the charities leading the fight against LGBTQ+ homelessness in the UK

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As McDonald’s announces it’s leaving Russia for good, here’s a brief history of McDiplomacy
Consumerism

As McDonald’s announces it’s leaving Russia for good, here’s a brief history of McDiplomacy

How you can find and donate to a food bank near you
Food banks

How you can find and donate to a food bank near you

What is the Renters’ Reform Bill and how will it change things for renters?
Renting

What is the Renters’ Reform Bill and how will it change things for renters?

One in five households with children are struggling to put food on the table
Cost of living crisis

One in five households with children are struggling to put food on the table

Life On Mars sequel has ‘a lot of travelling in time and car chases’, John Simm reveals
TV

Life On Mars sequel has ‘a lot of travelling in time and car chases’, John Simm reveals

What is the four-day working week and how close is the UK to getting it?
Four-day working week

What is the four-day working week and how close is the UK to getting it?

How many people are homeless in the UK? And what can you do about it?
Housing

How many people are homeless in the UK? And what can you do about it?

Homelessness facts and statistics: The numbers you need to know in 2022
Housing

Homelessness facts and statistics: The numbers you need to know in 2022

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Cost of Living Crisis

Soup kitchen says it’s feeding young children every night as cost of living crisis hits

Life expectancy is falling in England’s most deprived areas
Inequality

Life expectancy is falling in England’s most deprived areas

9 in 10 people say their cost of living had already increased before bills went up in April
Cost of living crisis

9 in 10 people say their cost of living had already increased before bills went up in April

How Gina Martin changed the conversation on upskirting
Activism

How Gina Martin changed the conversation on upskirting

Why I left my job and opened a forest school
Environment

Why I left my job and opened a forest school

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Diary of a food bank manager

Diary of a food bank manager: ‘Easter just meant memories of things which are unaffordable now’

Vanessa Nakate: ‘The climate issue is the biggest threat that is facing our lives right now’
Earth Day 2022

Vanessa Nakate: ‘The climate issue is the biggest threat that is facing our lives right now’

Environmental defenders, not victims: What we can learn from the San people of Southern Africa
Earth Day 2022

Environmental defenders, not victims: What we can learn from the San people of Southern Africa

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Environment

Robert Macfarlane: ‘We’ve almost run out of language to describe and evoke breakdown and warming’

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

How Liam Gallagher and his Adidas trainers are helping a homeless charity
Music

How Liam Gallagher and his Adidas trainers are helping a homeless charity

Fifty years after the Gaia hypothesis was first published, understanding it is more vital than ever
Earth Day 2022

Fifty years after the Gaia hypothesis was first published, understanding it is more vital than ever

Sing the Resolution Song for Earth Day
Environment

Sing the Resolution Song for Earth Day

Boris Johnson apologises for not realising his birthday party was a party
Partygate

Boris Johnson apologises for not realising his birthday party was a party

Energy bosses warn cost of living crisis will get ‘truly horrific’ when bills rise again in October
Energy crisis

Energy bosses warn cost of living crisis will get ‘truly horrific’ when bills rise again in October

Energy bosses admit more customers are struggling with debt amid spiralling costs
Energy crisis

Energy bosses admit more customers are struggling with debt amid spiralling costs

A young woodwork star’s latest creation has raised £250,000 for children in Ukraine
Ukraine crisis

A young woodwork star’s latest creation has raised £250,000 for children in Ukraine

How a group of Essex lawyers turn things around for those facing homelessness
Activism

How a group of Essex lawyers turn things around for those facing homelessness

Lighthouse Furniture is helping low-income families make their house a home
poverty

Lighthouse Furniture is helping low-income families make their house a home

Meet the builders turning London’s empty houses into affordable homes
Cost of Living Heroes

Meet the builders turning London’s empty houses into affordable homes

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