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44% of working families cut back on essential food and clothing to pay for their home, new figures from Shelter show

In the last year, 44% of working families in England – equivalent to 3.7 million families - cut back on buying essential food and clot...

Posted on 14 Sep 2016

One in three working families only one paycheque away from losing their home

One in three working families in England could not afford to pay their rent or mortgage for more than a month if they lost their job, new fi...

Posted on 09 Aug 2016

Londoners urged to run their city in Shelter’s new Urban Rush event

Londoners are being challenged to take on their city in Shelter’s Urban Rush – a new and unique running event in support of the ...

Posted on 01 Jul 2016

350,000 renters put at risk of eviction in the last year – equivalent to more than the population of Leicester

Alarming new figures from housing charity Shelter have revealed more than 148,000 renting households in England were put at risk of losing t...

Posted on 14 Jun 2016