Tagged in POVERTY

Low Income? Living In Outer London Isn't Even An Option Any More

Low Income? Living In Outer London Isn't Even An Option Any More

We've done some maths.
Is It Possible To Live In London On Low Income Without Benefits?

Is It Possible To Live In London On Low Income Without Benefits?

We did the maths.
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
New Report Says Renters Are Most Affected By Housing Crisis

New Report Says Renters Are Most Affected By Housing Crisis

Housing is driving inequality in London.
Living In London On Low Income: May 2014 Update

Living In London On Low Income: May 2014 Update

Rents are up faster than wages again.
Why Don't People On Low Incomes All Live In The Cheap Bits Of London?

Why Don't People On Low Incomes All Live In The Cheap Bits Of London?

The problems of internal migration.
Why Does Camden Have London's Lowest Homelessness Numbers?

Why Does Camden Have London's Lowest Homelessness Numbers?

We found out.
Outer London Is Getting Poorer

Outer London Is Getting Poorer

Population changes around London.
Low Pay Report Reveals Londoners Earning Below The Living Wage

Low Pay Report Reveals Londoners Earning Below The Living Wage

Low pay meets high cost of living.
Report Shows 28% Of Londoners Living In Poverty

Report Shows 28% Of Londoners Living In Poverty

London's economy gets better while its residents get poorer.
London Living Wage Rises To £9.40 An Hour

London Living Wage Rises To £9.40 An Hour

Pay packet boost.
Homelessness Increases In London 'Due To Welfare Reforms'

Homelessness Increases In London 'Due To Welfare Reforms'

A perfect storm of poverty.
Human Rights Human Wrongs: The Photography Of Oppression

Human Rights Human Wrongs: The Photography Of Oppression

Harrowing, yet powerful images of inequality and prejudice.
Child Poverty: 10 Of 20 Worst Constituencies Are In London

Child Poverty: 10 Of 20 Worst Constituencies Are In London

Nearly half of children in Tower Hamlets live below the poverty line.
Living In London On Low Income: Updated

Living In London On Low Income: Updated

Can you rent on the London Living Wage without benefits?
How Many People Are Hungry In London?

How Many People Are Hungry In London?

Shocking facts about food poverty in the capital.
Why Generation Rent Is Worst For Children

Why Generation Rent Is Worst For Children

Too often we hear about young adults, but rarely families.
27% Of Londoners Live In Poverty

27% Of Londoners Live In Poverty

Cost of private rents to blame.
Living Conditions In Heart Of London 'Not To Be Envied'

Living Conditions In Heart Of London 'Not To Be Envied'

Fear and loathing in the City: new Atlas maps the rise of crime and anti-social behaviour in London's wealthiest boroughs.
Mayoral Elections: London's Living Wage

Mayoral Elections: London's Living Wage

How much do you get paid?
London Tenants 'Forced Into Homelessness'

London Tenants 'Forced Into Homelessness'

Greater numbers seek help from councils.
Ideas For Making London A Fairer City

Ideas For Making London A Fairer City

Ways a future Mayor could reduce inequality.
London Food Bank Use Up By 400% In Two Years

London Food Bank Use Up By 400% In Two Years

Labour London Assembly report reveals extent of food poverty.
The Great Social Housing Sell-Off

The Great Social Housing Sell-Off

No more 'million pound social housing' says think tank.
Met Operation To Target Homeless And Beggars

Met Operation To Target Homeless And Beggars

Six boroughs to be patrolled.
GLA Conservatives Call For Minimum Wage Holiday For Small Businesses

GLA Conservatives Call For Minimum Wage Holiday For Small Businesses

Reducing wages is the answer to boosting the economy, apparently.
Rising Rents And Low Incomes Pushing People Onto Benefits

Rising Rents And Low Incomes Pushing People Onto Benefits

You do the maths.
356 London Jobseekers Sanctioned Every Day

356 London Jobseekers Sanctioned Every Day

Benefit sanctions 'creating poverty and hardship'.
City Hall Loans £10m To Renovate Empty Homes

City Hall Loans £10m To Renovate Empty Homes

Charities will employ the homeless and vulnerable.
Book Review: London A Pilgrimage

Book Review: London A Pilgrimage

GLA Conservatives Say London Living Wage Could Cost £612m

GLA Conservatives Say London Living Wage Could Cost £612m

That's a lot of jobs.
London Riot Suspects Come From Poorest Areas Of London

London Riot Suspects Come From Poorest Areas Of London

The Financial Times and Guardian have been crunching the numbers, and come up with some unsurprising findings.
Child Poverty Figures Make Grim Reading For London Boroughs

Child Poverty Figures Make Grim Reading For London Boroughs

Save the Children has released a batch of statistics which highlight the shocking levels of child poverty in parts of the United Kingdom -- with several London boroughs among the worst.
Behind The Beautiful Forevers Is Vibrant And Vital

Behind The Beautiful Forevers Is Vibrant And Vital

Play depicts Mumbai warts and all.
Commission Rejects Calls For Mandatory London Minimum Wage

Commission Rejects Calls For Mandatory London Minimum Wage

Ministers say it's up to companies.
Food Poverty In London Increasing

Food Poverty In London Increasing

London Assembly report makes for depressing reading.
Newham Accused Of Social Cleansing Families On Housing Benefit

Newham Accused Of Social Cleansing Families On Housing Benefit

The council tried to move some of the residents who need housing to Stoke.
Thousands Take To The Street In 'Pay Rise' Protest

Thousands Take To The Street In 'Pay Rise' Protest

Anti-austerity march 'peaceful'.
London's £630m Emergency Housing Bill

London's £630m Emergency Housing Bill

Spending soars since general election in 2010.
Mayoral Election Issues Round-Up

Mayoral Election Issues Round-Up

What's at stake in this election.
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?
Friday Film News

Friday Film News

Extra, Extra

Extra, Extra

There was big news from Libya, but here's what happened closer to home
Mayoral Elections: Tackling Homelessness In London

Mayoral Elections: Tackling Homelessness In London

How can the mayor help the homeless? Crisis tells us.
Prom 48: Shosta 10 As You've Never Heard It Before

Prom 48: Shosta 10 As You've Never Heard It Before

Mayoral Election Issue #11: Poverty

Mayoral Election Issue #11: Poverty

Trust For London explains how the mayor can tackle poverty.
Thames Water Price Rise Could Be Blocked By Regulator

Thames Water Price Rise Could Be Blocked By Regulator

No £29 charge for super sewer?
Welcome Bach - London’s Hero Busker

Welcome Bach - London’s Hero Busker

Preview: The Musical Time Machine

Preview: The Musical Time Machine

Londonist Stays In

Londonist Stays In