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Households living in overcrowded private rentals double in 10 years

Shelter responds to the government's latest English Housing Survey stats for 2018/19...

Posted on 24 Jan 2020

Two million renters in England made ill by housing worries

Almost one in four private renters have felt physically ill or sick because of housing problems or worries in the last year....

Posted on 15 Jan 2020

280,000 people in England are homeless, with thousands more at risk

Shelter issues warning after new report reveals scale of homelessness crisis...

Posted on 18 Dec 2019

A child becomes homeless in Britain every eight minutes

Shelter report reveals there are now 135,000 children without a home...

Posted on 03 Dec 2019