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Why The Crown stars have unveiled a giant sculpture of a homeless person
Homelessness

Why The Crown stars have unveiled a giant sculpture of a homeless person

Charity Crisis said the 14ft sculpture makes homelessness “impossible to ignore”. It’s hard to argue

‘Freeze rent not renters’: Tenants march across UK amid cost of living crisis
Rent prices

‘Freeze rent not renters’: Tenants march across UK amid cost of living crisis

Tenants unions are demanding a rent freeze amid spiralling prices and evictions as winter closes in.

Here’s how to check air pollution levels in your area
Air pollution

Here’s how to check air pollution levels in your area

Air pollution can be attributed to nearly 40,000 deaths per year in UK.

Living starring Bill Nighy is an elegant film but it’s not a 1950s I recognise
Opinion

Living starring Bill Nighy is an elegant film but it’s not a 1950s I recognise

How many empty homes are there in the UK?
Housing

How many empty homes are there in the UK?

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‘No evidence’ low-traffic neighbourhoods increase pollution in nearby roads, study finds
Environment

‘No evidence’ low-traffic neighbourhoods increase pollution in nearby roads, study finds

Two people died while homeless every day in England and Wales last year
Homelessness

Two people died while homeless every day in England and Wales last year

‘I’ve asked for a dehumidifier for Christmas’: The renters living with damp and mould
Housing

‘I’ve asked for a dehumidifier for Christmas’: The renters living with damp and mould

Over 140 people died while homeless in London in the past year. This is how they’re remembered
Housing

Over 140 people died while homeless in London in the past year. This is how they’re remembered

Families will be given ‘fruit and veg prescriptions’ to tackle chronic disease and food poverty
Social Justice

Families will be given ‘fruit and veg prescriptions’ to tackle chronic disease and food poverty

Meet the mums calling for immediate reform of childcare and flexible working
Childcare crisis

Meet the mums calling for immediate reform of childcare and flexible working

Rough sleeping in London up 25% in one year – and outreach workers fear it will get worse
Rough sleeping

Rough sleeping in London up 25% in one year – and outreach workers fear it will get worse

In pictures: Homeless families march on Downing Street to demand council homes
Housing

In pictures: Homeless families march on Downing Street to demand council homes

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Meet the authors teaching children about the everyday magic and diversity of London
Ethical Shopping

Meet the authors teaching children about the everyday magic and diversity of London

‘Enough is enough’: Why workers and campaigners are protesting around the country
Cost of Living Crisis

‘Enough is enough’: Why workers and campaigners are protesting around the country

Everything you needed to know about volunteering to get stuck in
Volunteering

Everything you needed to know about volunteering to get stuck in

All the protests and strikes taking place this weekend as anger grows over the economic crisis
Protest

All the protests and strikes taking place this weekend as anger grows over the economic crisis

Government told to fix broken temporary accommodation system as homelessness crisis set to worsen
Temporary accommodation

Government told to fix broken temporary accommodation system as homelessness crisis set to worsen

‘It’s about making the invisible visible’: A day at the UK’s only festival for homeless people
Homelessness

‘It’s about making the invisible visible’: A day at the UK’s only festival for homeless people

A Michelin star chef is opening a pop-up restaurant staffed entirely by homeless people
homelessness

A Michelin star chef is opening a pop-up restaurant staffed entirely by homeless people

Chris Kaba: Nationwide protests to take place as family demand action
Chris Kaba

Chris Kaba: Nationwide protests to take place as family demand action

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Chris Kaba: Protest to take place after 24-year-old shot dead by Met Police
Chris Kaba

Chris Kaba: Protest to take place after 24-year-old shot dead by Met Police

Striking photos taken by homeless photographers offer a rarely-seen view of London
Homelessness

Striking photos taken by homeless photographers offer a rarely-seen view of London

Community food bank fights eviction by property developer
Food banks

Community food bank fights eviction by property developer

These people quit their jobs to help neurodivergent adults get the support they need
Activism

These people quit their jobs to help neurodivergent adults get the support they need