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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?

The national living wage, real living wage and minimum wage explained
Employment

The national living wage, real living wage and minimum wage explained

The Big Issue breaks down how much you should be taking home in your pay packet whether you’re on the minimum earning floor or due a little bit more

Jarvis Cocker to raise money for NHS with new This Is Going To Hurt soundtrack LP 
Music

Jarvis Cocker to raise money for NHS with new This Is Going To Hurt soundtrack LP 

A pound from every sale of the vinyl LP will raise money for NHS charities. “It’s our love song to the NHS,” said Jarvis Cocker

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 much should my pay rise to beat inflation?
Work advice

How much should my pay rise to beat inflation?

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Richard Osman: ‘The Bullet That Missed isn’t the end for the Thursday Murder Club’
Books

Richard Osman: ‘The Bullet That Missed isn’t the end for the Thursday Murder Club’

Explained: This is your right to protest and how police can restrict it
Activism

Explained: This is your right to protest and how police can restrict it

How does sick pay in the UK compare to the rest of the world?
Sick pay

How does sick pay in the UK compare to the rest of the world?

Zero hour contracts: Are they legal and what rights do they give me?
Zero hour contracts

Zero hour contracts: Are they legal and what rights do they give me?

Here’s why sewage is being dumped into seas and rivers – and what you can do about it
Sewage pollution

Here’s why sewage is being dumped into seas and rivers – and what you can do about it

Employee rights in the UK 2022: Everything you need to know
Know your rights

Employee rights in the UK 2022: Everything you need to know

‘What a load of bull’: Martin Lewis rubbishes claims government can’t act on energy bills crisis
Energy bills

‘What a load of bull’: Martin Lewis rubbishes claims government can’t act on energy bills crisis

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

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How to get a job with a criminal record: From applying to sharing your conviction
Jobs advice

How to get a job with a criminal record: From applying to sharing your conviction

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?

What is net zero – and why are Tory leadership hopefuls criticising it?
Net zero

What is net zero – and why are Tory leadership hopefuls criticising it?

#Ready4Rishi: Sunak launched his election campaign with a hashtag
Tory leadership race

#Ready4Rishi: Sunak launched his election campaign with a hashtag

Here’s how much all the government resignations have cost the taxpayer
Conservative chaos

Here’s how much all the government resignations have cost the taxpayer

Boris Johnson’s resignation speech in full
Conservative chaos

Boris Johnson’s resignation speech in full

‘Levelling up is impossible with so much change’: Despair as government chaos impacts actual work
Conservative chaos

‘Levelling up is impossible with so much change’: Despair as government chaos impacts actual work

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What are T Levels and why should I study this new qualification?
Education

What are T Levels and why should I study this new qualification?

Dad on universal credit has gone days without eating so he can feed his children through cost of living crisis
Cost of Living Crisis

Dad on universal credit has gone days without eating so he can feed his children through cost of living crisis

Just Stop Oil: Who are the protesters storming race tracks and oil refineries?
Just Stop Oil

Just Stop Oil: Who are the protesters storming race tracks and oil refineries?

Who is Michael Hintze? The Tory funder and climate sceptic about to be made a Lord
Climate scepticism

Who is Michael Hintze? The Tory funder and climate sceptic about to be made a Lord

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