News – June 2012

Map of England

Top repossession hotspot: Barking and Dagenham 

28 Jun 2012

London local authority Barking and Dagenham has the highest repossession risk in England, Shelter’s new research reveals.

Photo of Campbell Robb

Charities submit joint letter to Prime Minister 

27 Jun 2012

Shelter has signed a joint letter to the Prime Minister today, in response to Conservative Party proposals to cut housing benefit for under 25s.

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Shelter condemns housing benefit cuts 

25 Jun 2012

Shelter has condemned the Prime Minister's proposals to remove housing benefit for under 25s, warning that the move would inevitably lead to a rise in homelessness.

Woman on phone

Rent deposit complaints up 80% 

20 Jun 2012

Shelter is urging renters to make sure their deposits are protected, as calls to our helpline about deposit protection problems have increased by more than 80% in the last two years.

Photo of a man sleeping on a sofa

Homelessness figures continue to rise 

14 Jun 2012

Homelessness acceptances increase by 16% at start of 2012.

ŠKODA Citigo

One-of-a-kind car auctioned for Shelter 

07 Jun 2012

ŠKODA auction exclusive Citigo, designed with DJ and music producer Tiësto.

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