Homelessness

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

Housing charities urged the government to freeze rents and unfreeze housing benefits.

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

Campaigners are calling on the government for “a clear, workable approach” to help refugees find new housing instead of leaving it to councils.

This evaporating pavement art is highlighting how heatwaves are a threat to rough sleepers
UK HEATWAVE

This evaporating pavement art is highlighting how heatwaves are a threat to rough sleepers

The pavement art has popped up across London ahead of a new wave of hot weather set to hit the English capital this week.

People with experience of homelessness are being given jobs in the NHS to help others
Homelessness

People with experience of homelessness are being given jobs in the NHS to help others

‘We tried to throw the rule book out’: How a trailblazing housing scheme will help rough sleepers
Homelessness

‘We tried to throw the rule book out’: How a trailblazing housing scheme will help rough sleepers

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

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

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?

Number of rough sleepers in London rises by 10 per cent in just three months
Rough sleeping

Number of rough sleepers in London rises by 10 per cent in just three months

West Ham open doors of London Stadium to people experiencing homelessness
Homelessness

West Ham open doors of London Stadium to people experiencing homelessness

Record numbers of people faced homelessness due to ‘no-fault’ evictions at the start of 2022
Homelessness

Record numbers of people faced homelessness due to ‘no-fault’ evictions at the start of 2022

Homeless families are being moved out of Birmingham hotels ahead of the Commonwealth Games
Commonwealth Games

Homeless families are being moved out of Birmingham hotels ahead of the Commonwealth Games

Libraries are not just for books – they can help in heatwaves too
Ian Anstice

Libraries are not just for books – they can help in heatwaves too

Meet the heatwave heroes making sure those in need get support as temperatures soar
Heatwave

Meet the heatwave heroes making sure those in need get support as temperatures soar

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More than 1,000 Ukraine refugees have faced homelessness since arriving in England
UKRAINE

More than 1,000 Ukraine refugees have faced homelessness since arriving in England

Government urged to bring in new laws to protect homeless people in heatwaves
Heatwave

Government urged to bring in new laws to protect homeless people in heatwaves

People are being urged to help rough sleepers during the heatwave
Heatwave

People are being urged to help rough sleepers during the heatwave

How a mother’s fight to learn how her daughter died in a homeless hostel could prevent thousands of deaths
Homelessness

How a mother’s fight to learn how her daughter died in a homeless hostel could prevent thousands of deaths

A government minister said hundreds of Ukraine refugees becoming homeless is a ‘trickle’
Ukraine

A government minister said hundreds of Ukraine refugees becoming homeless is a ‘trickle’

Rough sleeping in London down by a quarter in the last year
Rough sleeping

Rough sleeping in London down by a quarter in the last year

What are homeless hostels?
Homelessness

What are homeless hostels?

‘I didn’t realise how tall he was’: Meet Dave Martin, the vendor who met Prince William
Prince William x The Big Issue

‘I didn’t realise how tall he was’: Meet Dave Martin, the vendor who met Prince William

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Government faces rebellion after backtracking on plans to scrap Vagrancy Act laws
Rough sleeping

Government faces rebellion after backtracking on plans to scrap Vagrancy Act laws

Prince William: ‘Why I wanted to work with The Big Issue’
Prince William

Prince William: ‘Why I wanted to work with The Big Issue’

What really happened when Prince William sold The Big Issue
Prince William x Big Issue

What really happened when Prince William sold The Big Issue

Prince William and Big Issue vendor Dave in conversation: ‘Homelessness is an issue I want to fight for’
Prince William x Big Issue

Prince William and Big Issue vendor Dave in conversation: ‘Homelessness is an issue I want to fight for’

Prince William wants to ‘give the next generation less chance of being homeless’
Prince WIlliam x Big Issue

Prince William wants to ‘give the next generation less chance of being homeless’

Hundreds of Ukrainian refugee households have needed help to avoid homelessness
Housing

Hundreds of Ukrainian refugee households have needed help to avoid homelessness

Homelessness charity asks public to stay alert for rough sleepers at risk from heatwave
Heatwave

Homelessness charity asks public to stay alert for rough sleepers at risk from heatwave

Can design solve homelessness, the climate crisis and racism?
BetterPod

Can design solve homelessness, the climate crisis and racism?

LGBTQ+ icons including Munroe Bergdorf and Bimini Bon Boulash tackle queer homelessness through new portrait series
LGBTQ+ Homelessness

LGBTQ+ icons including Munroe Bergdorf and Bimini Bon Boulash tackle queer homelessness through new portrait series

Nearly 1 in 3 worried they could be homeless or sofa-surfing in the next 5 years
Housing crisis

Nearly 1 in 3 worried they could be homeless or sofa-surfing in the next 5 years

Could Eddie Hughes be the minister to end rough sleeping?
Rough sleeping

Could Eddie Hughes be the minister to end rough sleeping?

Britain’s homeless services are stripped to the bone, irrational, discriminatory and not fit for purpose
Daniel Lavelle

Britain’s homeless services are stripped to the bone, irrational, discriminatory and not fit for purpose

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