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Kwasi Kwarteng’s mini budget branded ‘for the richest 1% while the poorest pay the price’
Mini budget

Kwasi Kwarteng’s mini budget branded ‘for the richest 1% while the poorest pay the price’

Campaigners have expressed outcry over Kwasi Kwarteng’s mini budget – which they warn will only help the richest 1 per cent

What Liz Truss’s new government could have done in its ‘mini budget’ — but hasn’t
mini budget

What Liz Truss’s new government could have done in its ‘mini budget’ — but hasn’t

The mini budget from Liz Truss’s new Chancellor Kwasi Kwarteng has come under fire for only helping the rich. So what’s missing?

‘I do not know how I’m going to survive’: Campaigners head to Number 10 to demand help in mini-budget
Cost of living crisis

‘I do not know how I’m going to survive’: Campaigners head to Number 10 to demand help in mini-budget

Ahead of the mini-budget, those already suffering from the energy bills crisis headed to Number 10, where they spoke about the impact of the cost of living crisis and demanded more help for the vulnerable

The number of working people facing homelessness is rising sharply
Homelessness

The number of working people facing homelessness is rising sharply

Record increase in real living wage will see 400,000 workers get pay rise
Employment

Record increase in real living wage will see 400,000 workers get pay rise

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Anti-poverty organisations demand ‘direct support’ for UK’s poorest households
Social Justice

Anti-poverty organisations demand ‘direct support’ for UK’s poorest households

UK poverty: the facts, effects and solutions in a cost of living crisis
Poverty

UK poverty: the facts, effects and solutions in a cost of living crisis

Liz Truss told cutting corporation tax ‘will not boost the economy in the cost of living crisis’
Cost of living crisis

Liz Truss told cutting corporation tax ‘will not boost the economy in the cost of living crisis’

Disability cost of living payment: How much is it, who gets it and when will it hit bank accounts?
Cost of living crisis

Disability cost of living payment: How much is it, who gets it and when will it hit bank accounts?

People can now donate the cost of a marmalade sandwich to a food bank
Queen Elizabeth

People can now donate the cost of a marmalade sandwich to a food bank

Volunteers and businesses set up temporary food banks to cover closures on day of Queen’s funeral
Food banks

Volunteers and businesses set up temporary food banks to cover closures on day of Queen’s funeral

What is a warm bank and why are they needed this winter?
Cost of living crisis

What is a warm bank and why are they needed this winter?

Where to find charity furniture shops and pick up cheap, environmentally friendly items
Shopping

Where to find charity furniture shops and pick up cheap, environmentally friendly items

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What is fuel poverty? Everything you need to know as energy bills soar in the cost of living crisis
Cost of living crisis

What is fuel poverty? Everything you need to know as energy bills soar in the cost of living crisis

How much will the Queen’s funeral cost?
Queen Elizabeth

How much will the Queen’s funeral cost?

Teachers are setting up food banks in schools to help families in the cost of living crisis
Cost of living crisis

Teachers are setting up food banks in schools to help families in the cost of living crisis

Energy bills are still soaring – so here’s where to get help in the cost of living crisis
Cost of living crisis

Energy bills are still soaring – so here’s where to get help in the cost of living crisis

How will the energy bill freeze work, and how will it affect me?
Energy crisis

How will the energy bill freeze work, and how will it affect me?

New work and pensions secretary Chloe Smith has consistently voted to cut benefits
Cost of living crisis

New work and pensions secretary Chloe Smith has consistently voted to cut benefits

Scotland introduces rent freeze and eviction ban to protect tenants from cost of living crisis
Renting

Scotland introduces rent freeze and eviction ban to protect tenants from cost of living crisis

Diary of a food bank manager: ‘Now more regularly we hear about whole days without food’
Food banks

Diary of a food bank manager: ‘Now more regularly we hear about whole days without food’

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Youth charity to give young people cash to help with the cost of living crisis
Cost of living crisis

Youth charity to give young people cash to help with the cost of living crisis

Prime minister, here’s how much it will cost to save the country this winter
Richard Murphy

Prime minister, here’s how much it will cost to save the country this winter

Having your energy bills paid is now a prize on a TV competition
Cost of living crisis

Having your energy bills paid is now a prize on a TV competition

What should Liz Truss do in her first 100 days to address the cost of living crisis?
Cost of living crisis

What should Liz Truss do in her first 100 days to address the cost of living crisis?

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