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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?

Here’s everything you need to know about warm banks – including where to find one, why they’re needed in the cost of living crisis, and what charities are saying about them

What is fuel poverty? The causes, statistics and solutions in the UK
Cost of living crisis

What is fuel poverty? The causes, statistics and solutions in the UK

We break down the definitions of fuel poverty, how it is calculated, the causes, risks and the solutions in the cost of living crisis

Don’t Pay UK: Why are people cancelling their energy bills?
Energy bills

Don’t Pay UK: Why are people cancelling their energy bills?

Campaigners at Don’t Pay UK explain why they are cancelling their energy bills this winter as the cost of living crisis spirals

Postal strikes dates: When are the Royal Mail walkouts this December 2022 and why?
Strikes

Postal strikes dates: When are the Royal Mail walkouts this December 2022 and why?

How many empty homes are there in the UK?
Housing

How many empty homes are there in the UK?

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Four-day working week: How’s the UK trial going and how close are we to getting it?
Four-day working week

Four-day working week: How’s the UK trial going and how close are we to getting it?

Qatar World Cup: Experts share how to spot the warning signs of gambling addiction
Qatar World Cup

Qatar World Cup: Experts share how to spot the warning signs of gambling addiction

Giving Tuesday: Everything you need to know
Giving Tuesday

Giving Tuesday: Everything you need to know

What is my right to strike?
Right to strike

What is my right to strike?

What happens if nurses go on strike?
NHS staffing crisis

What happens if nurses go on strike?

Here’s when and where nurses are going on strike
NHS

Here’s when and where nurses are going on strike

Awaab Ishak: Why Rochdale toddler’s death is being described as a ‘defining moment’
Social housing

Awaab Ishak: Why Rochdale toddler’s death is being described as a ‘defining moment’

How the ONS measures deaths in the homeless community and why it’s so complex
Homeless deaths

How the ONS measures deaths in the homeless community and why it’s so complex

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Here’s when people will get the additional cost of living payment
Winter Survival Guide

Here’s when people will get the additional cost of living payment

What are other countries doing about the cost of living crisis?
Cost of living crisis

What are other countries doing about the cost of living crisis?

Why we need to create decent and affordable homes for all
Big Futures

Why we need to create decent and affordable homes for all

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

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

Minimum wage UK: How does Britain compare to the rest of the world?
Minimum wage

Minimum wage UK: How does Britain compare to the rest of the world?

These 7 charts will help you understand today’s inflation stats
News

These 7 charts will help you understand today’s inflation stats

How much should my pay rise to beat inflation?
Work advice

How much should my pay rise to beat inflation?

What is inflation and why is it so high?
Inflation

What is inflation and why is it so high?

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How many veterans are homeless in the UK?
Homelessness

How many veterans are homeless in the UK?

What is a recession and what does it mean for me?
Cost of living crisis

What is a recession and what does it mean for me?

Why do people hate Matt Hancock? Oh, let us count the ways
Matt Hancock

Why do people hate Matt Hancock? Oh, let us count the ways

Food poverty in the UK: The causes, figures and solutions
Food poverty

Food poverty in the UK: The causes, figures and solutions