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‘Consign it to history’: Sadiq Khan pledges to end rough sleeping in London by 2030
Mayor of London Sadiq Khan is calling for more support for renters
Rough Sleeping

‘Consign it to history’: Sadiq Khan pledges to end rough sleeping in London by 2030

London mayor Sadiq Khan has vowed to eliminate rough sleeping in London, where the number of people on the streets has soared to record highs.
Sunak and top Tories keeping seats over voter ID confusion would be ‘damaging to democracy’
Democracy

Sunak and top Tories keeping seats over voter ID confusion would be ‘damaging to democracy’

Bonkers Tory ad claims UK is ‘second most powerful country in the world’. That’s ‘hilarious propaganda’
Politics

Bonkers Tory ad claims UK is ‘second most powerful country in the world’. That’s ‘hilarious propaganda’

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‘Democracy is stronger when more people take part’: Voter ID may stop millions from voting in 2024
Democracy

‘Democracy is stronger when more people take part’: Voter ID may stop millions from voting in 2024

‘Flags won’t feed people’: Experts decry growing outrage over Team GB’s ‘woke’ Union Jack flag
Culture wars

‘Flags won’t feed people’: Experts decry growing outrage over Team GB’s ‘woke’ Union Jack flag

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Austerity is more expensive than investment in public services. It’s basic maths
Chaminda Jayanetti

Austerity is more expensive than investment in public services. It’s basic maths

George Galloway: Rochdale MP’s win has opened the door for every anti-establishment chancer
George Galloway is sworn in as Rochdale MP after by-election win
Adam Barnett

George Galloway: Rochdale MP’s win has opened the door for every anti-establishment chancer

Millions in UK need to double their income to escape poverty – but change is possible. Here’s how
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Paul Kissack

Millions in UK need to double their income to escape poverty – but change is possible. Here’s how

UK has become the sick man of Europe since 2010. Politicians must get a grip on the economy
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Paul Swinney

UK has become the sick man of Europe since 2010. Politicians must get a grip on the economy

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Why Jeremy Hunt’s Spring Budget is the most important in years – and could decide Labour’s future
Jeremy Hunt, spring budget
Politics

Why Jeremy Hunt’s Spring Budget is the most important in years – and could decide Labour’s future

Why Starmer’s £28bn green pledge U-turn is bad news for the climate, economy and his path to power
Politics

Why Starmer’s £28bn green pledge U-turn is bad news for the climate, economy and his path to power

From Boris to Starmer: The man behind Jonathan Pie takes on 2023’s wildest political moments
Jonathan Pie
Politics

From Boris to Starmer: The man behind Jonathan Pie takes on 2023’s wildest political moments

UK government spent millions defending its Rwanda plan. Here’s how that money could be better spent
Rishi Sunak and James Cleverly have been trying to get the Rwanda scheme off the ground
A modest proposal

UK government spent millions defending its Rwanda plan. Here’s how that money could be better spent

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Free school meals for all would generate billions for the economy. Here’s why
Free school meals illustration
Week of action

Free school meals for all would generate billions for the economy. Here’s why

These countries offer free school meals for all – so why can’t the UK?
Free school meals
Week of action

These countries offer free school meals for all – so why can’t the UK?

Why ideas of ending poverty are still stuck in the realm of fantasy
Pieter Bruegel the Elder’s 1567 painting The Land of Cockaigne
John Bird

Why ideas of ending poverty are still stuck in the realm of fantasy

100 people making a difference for future generations in Wales
Wales future generations
Big Futures

100 people making a difference for future generations in Wales

Brexit

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‘Women have to step up’: Gina Miller on Brexit, misogyny and Britain’s ‘broken’ politics
Politics

‘Women have to step up’: Gina Miller on Brexit, misogyny and Britain’s ‘broken’ politics

In Northern Ireland’s government, anything could happen
Paul McNamee

In Northern Ireland’s government, anything could happen

No, Brexit didn’t help UK ‘take back control’ – it made immigration rise. Here’s how
Hein de Haas

No, Brexit didn’t help UK ‘take back control’ – it made immigration rise. Here’s how

I’m a Celeb: Nigel Farage helped break Britain. Don’t let him rehab his image by chowing down on pig anus
Julia Raeside

I’m a Celeb: Nigel Farage helped break Britain. Don’t let him rehab his image by chowing down on pig anus

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Bonkers Tory ad claims UK is ‘second most powerful country in the world’. That’s ‘hilarious propaganda’
Politics

Bonkers Tory ad claims UK is ‘second most powerful country in the world’. That’s ‘hilarious propaganda’

If the Tories really are toast, the new Labour government must be bold
Paul McNamee

If the Tories really are toast, the new Labour government must be bold

‘Democracy is stronger when more people take part’: Voter ID may stop millions from voting in 2024
voter ID
Democracy

‘Democracy is stronger when more people take part’: Voter ID may stop millions from voting in 2024

Millions of kids are in poverty and Jeremy Hunt wants a ‘carrot and stick’ benefits system
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benefits

Millions of kids are in poverty and Jeremy Hunt wants a ‘carrot and stick’ benefits system

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Renters pay their landlords’ buy-to-let mortgages, so they should get a share of the profits
Renters: A mortgage lender's window advertising buy-to-let products
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Renters pay their landlords’ buy-to-let mortgages, so they should get a share of the profits

Exclusive: Disabled people are ‘set up to fail’ by the DWP in target-driven disability benefits system, whistleblowers reveal
Pound coins on a piece of paper with disability living allowancve
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Exclusive: Disabled people are ‘set up to fail’ by the DWP in target-driven disability benefits system, whistleblowers reveal

Cost of living payment 2024: Where to get help now the scheme is over
next dwp cost of living payment 2023
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Cost of living payment 2024: Where to get help now the scheme is over

Strike dates 2023: From train drivers to NHS doctors, here are the dates to know
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Strike dates 2023: From train drivers to NHS doctors, here are the dates to know

Citroën Ami: the tiny electric vehicle driving change with The Big Issue
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Citroën Ami: the tiny electric vehicle driving change with The Big Issue

When will mortgage rates go down?
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When will mortgage rates go down?

Specsavers partners with Big Issue to provide free eye care for vendors
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Specsavers partners with Big Issue to provide free eye care for vendors

Andrew Ridgeley ‘was never envious’ of Wham! friend George Michael’s success
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Andrew Ridgeley ‘was never envious’ of Wham! friend George Michael’s success