Tagged in HOMELESSNESS

7,500 People Slept Rough In London In 2015

7,500 People Slept Rough In London In 2015

The housing crisis bites. | By Rachel Holdsworth
Why Does Camden Have London's Lowest Homelessness Numbers?

Why Does Camden Have London's Lowest Homelessness Numbers?

We found out. | By BethPH
Peter Mullan Makes Christmas Odyssey In New Film Hector

Peter Mullan Makes Christmas Odyssey In New Film Hector

From Scotland to London on foot. | By Stuart Black
Take A Walking Tour Of London, Led By Homeless Guides

Take A Walking Tour Of London, Led By Homeless Guides

And help them get back on their feet. | By Laura Reynolds
Over 48,000 London Households Are Homeless And Living In Temporary Accommodation

Over 48,000 London Households Are Homeless And Living In Temporary Accommodation

Homelessness still rising here in the capital. | By Rachel Holdsworth
What Effect Will The New Government Have On London's Housing?

What Effect Will The New Government Have On London's Housing?

What will the Tories do? | By Rachel Holdsworth
Rough Sleeping Increases 37% Over The Last Year

Rough Sleeping Increases 37% Over The Last Year

Charities blame benefit cuts. | By Rachel Holdsworth
London Tenants 'Forced Into Homelessness'

London Tenants 'Forced Into Homelessness'

Greater numbers seek help from councils. | By BethPH
Campaign For 'Pop Up Tenancies' To Help Housing Crisis

Campaign For 'Pop Up Tenancies' To Help Housing Crisis

Short term licenced squats, not cupcake shops. | By Rachel Holdsworth
Homelessness Increases In London 'Due To Welfare Reforms'

Homelessness Increases In London 'Due To Welfare Reforms'

A perfect storm of poverty. | By BethPH
Lewisham Council Builds Pop Up Homes

Lewisham Council Builds Pop Up Homes

Temporary housing can be moved elsewhere when needed. | By Rachel Holdsworth
Register Now For The Big London Night Walk

Register Now For The Big London Night Walk

12 mile walk to help rough sleepers. | By Laura Reynolds
Homelessness Due To Eviction Up By 38%

Homelessness Due To Eviction Up By 38%

Families 'trapped' in insecure tenancies. | By BethPH
Single Homeless Are At The Back Of The Housing Queue

Single Homeless Are At The Back Of The Housing Queue

Some councils preventing homeless from getting assistance. | By BethPH
Met Operation To Target Homeless And Beggars

Met Operation To Target Homeless And Beggars

Six boroughs to be patrolled. | By BethPH
Londonist Investigates: Causes Of Rough Sleeping

Londonist Investigates: Causes Of Rough Sleeping

What brings - and keeps - people on the streets? | By Rachel Holdsworth
Increase In Rough Sleeping, New Report Finds

Increase In Rough Sleeping, New Report Finds

Homelessness charity investigates rough sleeping in London. | By BethPH
Anti-Homeless Studs In Southwark Spark Outrage

Anti-Homeless Studs In Southwark Spark Outrage

But are we angry at the wrong thing? | By Rachel Holdsworth
New Rough Sleepers In London Increase 12%

New Rough Sleepers In London Increase 12%

Comparing the start of 2014 to 2013. | By Rachel Holdsworth
1000% Increase In Homeless Families Rehoused Outside London

1000% Increase In Homeless Families Rehoused Outside London

New figures show scale of London's housing crisis. | By BethPH
Home At The Shed: Real Tales Of Homeless Young Londoners

Home At The Shed: Real Tales Of Homeless Young Londoners

Nadia Fall's sell-out play returns to The Shed. | Sponsor
Homelessness In London Up 3%

Homelessness In London Up 3%

Councils accepting more people as statutorily homeless. | By Rachel Holdsworth
Walking The Central Line For The Big Issue Foundation

Walking The Central Line For The Big Issue Foundation

Walk in support of London's homeless this weekend. | By BethPH
Why Has The Number Of People Rough Sleeping Been Rising?

Why Has The Number Of People Rough Sleeping Been Rising?

Perhaps not why you think. | By Rachel Holdsworth
Extra, Extra

Extra, Extra

"Hello? Home Office? Can I have a lift?" | By Rachel Holdsworth
An Insight Into Having No Fixed Abode In London

An Insight Into Having No Fixed Abode In London

Author sleeps on the streets, in Parliament Square and Occupy. | By Rachel Holdsworth
Police Confiscate Food And Sleeping Bags From Homeless In Ilford

Police Confiscate Food And Sleeping Bags From Homeless In Ilford

Food parcels donated by the public are taken. | By Jonn
Westminster Hotel Bill For Homeless Hits £3m

Westminster Hotel Bill For Homeless Hits £3m

Council faces increasing costs as homeless numbers rise. | By BethPH
Suspended Coffees: Caffeinated Kindness Proves Controversial

Suspended Coffees: Caffeinated Kindness Proves Controversial

Kindly coffee drinkers make Neapolitan pay-it-forward scheme go viral. | By Lindsey
St Mungo's Open Emergency Cold Weather Shelter

St Mungo's Open Emergency Cold Weather Shelter

As sub-zero temperatures mean severe weather emergency provision kicks in. | By Lindsey
London Tenants Pay More Than 50% Income In Rent

London Tenants Pay More Than 50% Income In Rent

Charity highlights ongoing plight of the capital's renting population. | By BethPH
Video: Crisis At Christmas 2012

Video: Crisis At Christmas 2012

Homelessness charity shares stories from guests and volunteers. | By BethPH
London Councils Break B&B Limit For Homeless Families

London Councils Break B&B Limit For Homeless Families

Wish you were at home for Christmas? | By BethPH
57,000 London Children Will Be Homeless At Christmas

57,000 London Children Will Be Homeless At Christmas

Families in temporary accommodation on the rise. | By Rachel Holdsworth
Westminster Council Invokes New Powers Over Squatters

Westminster Council Invokes New Powers Over Squatters

London council nearly gets to evict squatter. | By BethPH
Squatting Becomes A Criminal Offence Tomorrow

Squatting Becomes A Criminal Offence Tomorrow

Anyone currently squatting in a residential property faces police action. | By Rachel Holdsworth
London Sees A 43% Rise In Rough Sleeping

London Sees A 43% Rise In Rough Sleeping

Mayor's pledge to end rough sleeping hampered by economic downturn. | By BethPH
Mayoral Elections: Tackling Homelessness In London

Mayoral Elections: Tackling Homelessness In London

How can the mayor help the homeless? Crisis tells us. | By BethPH
London Homelessness Up 36%

London Homelessness Up 36%

Rough sleeping also on the rise. | By Rachel Holdsworth
London Street Food Bank: 'No-one Goes Hungry In London'

London Street Food Bank: 'No-one Goes Hungry In London'

A voluntary group sharing food with homeless and low income people in the street | By Lindsey
Mayor Opens Emergency Shelter For Rough Sleepers

Mayor Opens Emergency Shelter For Rough Sleepers

Emergency help to get people off the freezing streets | By Lindsey
Video: Crisis At Christmas 2011

Video: Crisis At Christmas 2011

3,200 guests, 8,000 volunteers and a whole lot of love | By Lindsey

Bedchamber Installation In Union Chapel Tower

Artist in residence responds to the Chapel's work with the homeless | By Lindsey
Music Preview: The Homeless Oratorio

Music Preview: The Homeless Oratorio

Stories of homelessness to original music | By Lindsey
St Mungo's Woolly Hat Day & Celebrity Hat Auction

St Mungo's Woolly Hat Day & Celebrity Hat Auction

Help support homeless people in the capital | By Lindsey
Squat Protests Target Ken Clarke's Home

Squat Protests Target Ken Clarke's Home

Ministry of Justice's plans to criminalise squatting provokes a pointed response. | By Rachel Holdsworth
Extra, Extra

Extra, Extra

Blowfish. Banksy. Back passages. What more do you want from a news round-up? | By SallyB2
Westminster: Don't Make Lying Down On The Pavement Illegal

Westminster: Don't Make Lying Down On The Pavement Illegal

Protestors lay prostrate in Westminster on Sunday railing against proposals for a new byelaw. | By Lindsey
Extra Extra

Extra Extra

Tuesday news. A good day for designers. Not so good for London's poor and homeless. | By SallyB2
Registration Open For Crisis Square Mile Run

Registration Open For Crisis Square Mile Run

See the sites of London; help the homeless. | By M@
Preview: Big Issue Sleepover At Spitalfields Market

Preview: Big Issue Sleepover At Spitalfields Market

Spend the night in Spitalfields Market and help raise money for the Big Issue. | By M@
Written On The Streets: St Mungo's Single

Written On The Streets: St Mungo's Single

By Londonist
Art Preview: Exhibition In The Crypt @ St Martin-in-the-Field

Art Preview: Exhibition In The Crypt @ St Martin-in-the-Field

By Lindsey
News From The Pavement: Rough Sleeping Eastern Europeans Face Deportation

News From The Pavement: Rough Sleeping Eastern Europeans Face Deportation

By Londonist
News From The Pavement: Rough Sleepers Online

News From The Pavement: Rough Sleepers Online

By Londonist
News From The Pavement: Dispersal Zones

News From The Pavement: Dispersal Zones

By Londonist
Sleeping Rough In The Snow

Sleeping Rough In The Snow

By Lindsey
Centrepoint Celebrates 40 Years

Centrepoint Celebrates 40 Years

By Lindsey

Poplar Squatters Evicted For Christmas

By Lindsey
Can You Help Crisis This Christmas?

Can You Help Crisis This Christmas?

By Lindsey