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Britain bins 1.4 million edible bananas every day
Environment

Britain bins 1.4 million edible bananas every day

Community land trusts: an answer to Britain’s housing crisis?
Housing

Community land trusts: an answer to Britain’s housing crisis?

Parents protest closure of children’s centres
News

Parents protest closure of children’s centres

Empty Edinburgh church building to become community hub
Housing

Empty Edinburgh church building to become community hub

Scottish MSPs want your ideas on tackling homelessness
Housing

Scottish MSPs want your ideas on tackling homelessness

Government urged to tackle mental health crisis in prisons
News

Government urged to tackle mental health crisis in prisons

The UK’s top 1% do not feel wealthy
News

The UK’s top 1% do not feel wealthy

Glasgow food banks appeal for help as supplies run low
Social Justice

Glasgow food banks appeal for help as supplies run low

Billions spent by bank of mum and dad show broken housing market
Housing

Billions spent by bank of mum and dad show broken housing market

Homelessness Reduction Bill Becomes Law
Housing

Homelessness Reduction Bill Becomes Law

Gambling addiction: When the odds are stacked against you
News

Gambling addiction: When the odds are stacked against you

Chelsea FC Commissions Gambling Experts to Educate Young Players
News

Chelsea FC Commissions Gambling Experts to Educate Young Players

Oxford Backs Plan to Use Empty Buildings as Homeless Shelters
Housing

Oxford Backs Plan to Use Empty Buildings as Homeless Shelters

Man Dressed as Gorilla Crawls London Marathon for Conservation Charity
Activism

Man Dressed as Gorilla Crawls London Marathon for Conservation Charity

200,000 Empty Homes in England Worth £43 Billion
Housing

200,000 Empty Homes in England Worth £43 Billion

1 in 5 suffer mental illness due to housing problems
Housing

1 in 5 suffer mental illness due to housing problems

General Election 2017: what’s your big issue?
Politics

General Election 2017: what’s your big issue?

New Service for Homeless Dogs Launched in London
Housing

New Service for Homeless Dogs Launched in London

Council Turns to Prefabs to Build Homes for Homeless Families
Housing

Council Turns to Prefabs to Build Homes for Homeless Families

Lady Gaga opens up to Prince William on mental health
Health

Lady Gaga opens up to Prince William on mental health

One in ten suffering mental health crisis not getting NHS help
News

One in ten suffering mental health crisis not getting NHS help

Government considers inquiry into library closures
Books

Government considers inquiry into library closures

Global Street Art Festival Comes to Aberdeen
Art

Global Street Art Festival Comes to Aberdeen

Ikea to build affordable housing to combat high rents
Housing

Ikea to build affordable housing to combat high rents

More young people are using libraries, Carnegie study finds
Books

More young people are using libraries, Carnegie study finds

Hundreds of homeless people are risking death by sleeping in bins
Housing

Hundreds of homeless people are risking death by sleeping in bins

Council Tax: What is the alternative?
Opinion

Council Tax: What is the alternative?

Shipping containers: the answer to London’s housing crisis?
Housing

Shipping containers: the answer to London’s housing crisis?

Health Minister Lord O’Shaughnessy Backs Lord Bird’s NHS Agenda
News

Health Minister Lord O’Shaughnessy Backs Lord Bird’s NHS Agenda

Street Art Activists Brighten Up Syrian Refugee Camp
Art

Street Art Activists Brighten Up Syrian Refugee Camp

Brexit Will Make Housing Crisis Worse, Claims Labour
Housing

Brexit Will Make Housing Crisis Worse, Claims Labour

Homeless camp cleared in Tokyo ahead of 2020 Olympics
Housing

Homeless camp cleared in Tokyo ahead of 2020 Olympics

How to save your library – a step-by-step guide
Books

How to save your library – a step-by-step guide

Sajid Javid heads to Finland to check out radical plan to end homelessness
Housing

Sajid Javid heads to Finland to check out radical plan to end homelessness

World’s largest-ever mental health lesson held in London
Health

World’s largest-ever mental health lesson held in London

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