Press releases and statements

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Shelter welcomes government change of course on evictions

Tonight the government has announced that from tomorrow the court service will suspend all ongoing housing possession action....

Posted on 26 Mar 2020

Shelter warns 20,000 evictions could go ahead as legislation fails to go far enough

Shelter warns 20,000 evictions could go ahead as legislation fails to go far enough...

Posted on 23 Mar 2020

Shelter responds to announcement of coronavirus job retention scheme and extra support for the welfare system

Shelter responds to announcement of coronavirus job retention scheme and extra support for the welfare system....

Posted on 20 Mar 2020

With a household becoming homeless every 4 minutes, better protection against coronavirus is needed for families in emergency accommodation

Shelter responds to the government's new statutory homelessness stats, released on Thursday 19 March...

Posted on 19 Mar 2020