Housing crisis hits 1960s levels as tenants battle to cope, says Shelter

By Jamie Doward published by The Observer:

Five decades after Cathy Come Home, charity says that 53% of private tenants are struggling to pay rent.

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Homeless Ex-Police Officer: From Walking the Beat to Sleeping on the Street

By Russell Monk published by The Big Issue:

Homeless ex-policeman Russell Monk on how, like many others, he has fallen through the cracks of a broken system.

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Benefit Sanctions Fuelling Homelessness Says Charity’s Report Exposing ‘Broken Regime’

By Graeme Demianyk published by The Huffington Post:

One-in-five people made homeless in the last year were forced onto the streets after the Government stripped them of welfare payments, a survey has claimed.

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