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Warning of homeless crisis by Christmas

WALES may be at risk of a Christmas homelessness crisis due to the early effects of the ‘bedroom tax’, it is feared.   The number of landlord possession claims rose by 11 per cent and the number of possession orders issued increased by 16 per cent, compared to the same period last year. Plaid Cymru […] Continue reading →

The true cost of homelessness in Horsham

While the winter night shelter was housing people who local authorities do not have a statutory duty to help, the cost of housing those ‘in priority need’ rose to $33,876.77 (£22,000) a month. Compared with other towns, the homelessness problem in the Horsham district is small, but it still cost Horsham District Council between $24,637.65 […] Continue reading →