Press releases and statements

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Shelter response to Queen's Speech

“It’s frustrating to see the housing emergency missing from the government’s agenda in the face of the current crisis. Wit...

Posted on 15 Oct 2019

World Homeless Day: Shelter warns of ‘ticking timebomb’ for older renters

A quarter of older renters fear they will be made homeless...

Posted on 10 Oct 2019

Shelter shocked by increase in homelessness deaths

Today, the Office for National Statistics (ONS) has released new figures on the number of homeless people who died in England and Wales in 2...

Posted on 01 Oct 2019

Response to Conservative conference announcement on shared ownership

Polly Neate, chief executive of Shelter, said: “Today’s package of housing policies offers nothing to the average renter who has...

Posted on 30 Sep 2019