Homeless

Tuesday, April 23, 2019

Tuesday, April 23, 2019

‘Homeless Hero’ walks over 100 miles for mental health campaign

‘Homeless Hero’ walks over 100 miles for mental health campaign

‘Homeless Hero’ walks over 100 miles for mental health campaign

‘Homeless Hero’ Tony Long walked from London to Bristol to raise awareness about the impact mental health has on those who are homeless.

Thursday, April 11, 2019

Thursday, April 11, 2019

Squatters resist eviction from famous Bristol landmark

Squatters resist eviction from Bristol roundabout

Squatters resist eviction from Bristol roundabout

Squatters who are living on a famous Bristol landmark are resisting attempts to evict them.

Wednesday, April 3, 2019

Wednesday, April 3, 2019

talkRADIO presenter Kevin O’Sullivan sleeps rough in support ‘Homeless Heroes’ campaign

Presenter Kevin O’Sullivan sleeps rough in support of homeless campaign

Presenter Kevin O’Sullivan sleeps rough in support of homeless campaign

talkRADIO presenter Kevin O’Sullivan spent the night sleeping on the streets of Windsor as part of the “Homeless Heroes” campaign.

Wednesday, February 13, 2019

Wednesday, February 13, 2019

It is 'appalling' prisoners are reoffending to not sleep on the street, says homeless charity CEO

It is 'appalling' former prisoners are reoffending to not sleep on the street, says homeless charity CEO

Crisis CEO: It is 'appalling' ex-prisoners are reoffending to avoid the streets

Jon Sparkes, chief executive of Crisis, has said that it is “an appalling state of affairs” when someone has to choose between sleeping on the streets or prison, after a report said prisoners are reoffending to get a roof over their heads.

Thursday, January 10, 2019

Thursday, January 10, 2019

Amazon founder Jeff Bezos to divorce wife after 25 years of marriage

Amazon founder Jeff Bezos to divorce wife after 25 years of marriage

Amazon founder Jeff Bezos to divorce wife after 25 years of marriage

Amazon boss Jeff Bezos has announced that he and his wife MacKenzie are to divorce after 25 years of marriage.

Thursday, December 20, 2018

Thursday, December 20, 2018

Homeless man found outside Houses of Parliament dies

Homeless man found outside Houses of Parliament dies

Homeless man found outside Houses of Parliament dies

A homeless man was found dying outside the entrance to the Houses of Parliament.

Tuesday, December 18, 2018

Tuesday, December 18, 2018

Homeless man and dog

Dogs make the homeless 'feel human when society dehumanises them', says director

Dogs make the homeless 'feel human when society dehumanises them'

The director of a series of films about the relationship between homeless people and their dogs has said it is a "massive misconception" that the animals are kept to help with begging.

Saturday, December 8, 2018

Saturday, December 8, 2018

Homeless

Councils under pressure to publish homelessness strategies by end of 2019

Councils under pressure to publish homelessness strategies by end of 2019

Councils will be urged to publish detailed homelessness strategies by next winter under government plans to end rough sleeping by 2027.

Wednesday, December 5, 2018

Wednesday, December 5, 2018

More than 130,000 children will be without a home at Christmas, says homeless charity Shelter

More than 130,000 children will be without a home at Christmas, says homeless charity Shelter

More than 130,000 children will be without a home at Christmas, says Shelter

More than 130,000 children will not have a “permanent home” on Christmas Day, the homeless charity Shelter has found.

Friday, November 23, 2018

Friday, November 23, 2018

Landlords boycott stores over their support for homeless charity Shelter

Landlords boycott stores over their support for homeless charity Shelter

Landlords boycott stores over their support for homeless charity Shelter

Landlords are boycotting B&Q and M&S over their support for homeless charity Shelter, which they say is taking part in a “campaign of negativity”.

Tuesday, February 27, 2018

Tuesday, February 27, 2018

'Charity Humanity Torbay did not launch a campaign against fake beggars', says general manager

Humanity Torbay row: Fake beggar crackdown nothing to do with us, says general manager

Fake beggar crackdown nothing to do with us, says Torquay charity boss

The general manager of the charity Humanity Torbay claims 'media, trolls and keyboard warriors' have published false information

Friday, February 23, 2018

Friday, February 23, 2018

Homeless man arrested for 'stealing half a million euros from airport'

Homeless man arrested for 'stealing half a million euros from airport'

Homeless man arrested for 'stealing half a million euros from airport'

It is claimed the man took the money from a Loomis office, but he says he no longer has the stash

Thursday, February 22, 2018

Thursday, February 22, 2018

Woman arrested after 'trying to kidnap 12-year-old and telling her Satan is here'

Woman arrested after 'kidnapping 12-year-old and telling her Satan is here'

Woman arrested for 'kidnapping 12-year-old and telling her Satan is here'

A mother spotted the woman with the child and intervened as she thought something was wrong

Friday, February 16, 2018

Friday, February 16, 2018

'Plans to fine rough sleepers ahead of Royal wedding in Windsor dropped'

'Plans to fine rough sleepers ahead of Royal wedding in Windsor dropped'

'Plans to fine rough sleepers ahead of Royal wedding in Windsor dropped'

A campaigner has claimed a petition against the fines has forced the council to reconsider its proposal

Tuesday, January 30, 2018

Tuesday, January 30, 2018

Homeless Chris Parker jailed for stealing from Manchester terror attack victims

Homeless Chris Parker jailed for stealing from Manchester terror attack victims

Homeless Chris Parker jailed for stealing from Manchester terror attack victims

The 'common thief' was originally praised as a hero and more than £50,000 was raised for him

Thursday, January 4, 2018

Thursday, January 4, 2018

'I don't want people from other countries coming to beg on London streets', says Julia Hartley-Brewer

'I don't want people from other countries coming to beg on London streets', says Julia Hartley-Brewer

'I don't want foreigners begging on London streets', says Julia Hartley-Brewer

Julia Hartley-Brewer says people shouldn't be begging as it's a criminal offence and they should have access to benefits

Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Wednesday, December 20, 2017

'Heartless and evil' - Theresa May slammed over homelessness at PMQs

'Heartless and evil' - Theresa May slammed over homelessness at PMQs

'Heartless and evil' - Theresa May slammed over homelessness at PMQs

Labour MPs shouted 'shame' when Theresa May responded to a question by MP Rosena Allin-Khan

Thursday, December 14, 2017

Thursday, December 14, 2017

Three EU nationals challenged the Government's policy

Government can't deport homeless EU migrants, High Court rules

Government can't deport homeless EU migrants, High Court rules

Campaigners hail victory over 'toxic' policy

Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Full Fact offers its analysis of the homelessness situation

Is Jeremy Corbyn's homelessness attack on Theresa May really justified?

Is Jeremy Corbyn's homelessness attack on Theresa May really justified?

Full Fact crunches the numbers and investigates the truth behind the claims

Monday, October 23, 2017

Monday, October 23, 2017

Manchester restaurant praised for donating leftover food to homeless every day

Manchester restaurant Bosu Body Bar praised for donating leftover food to homeless every day

Manchester restaurant praised for donating leftover food to homeless every day

The project first started when staff left paper bags full of food outside for the homeless to pick up

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Julia Hartley-Brewer: 'Sanitary products are the least of homeless people's problems'

Julia Hartley-Brewer: 'Sanitary products are the least of homeless people's problems'

Julia Hartley-Brewer: 'Tampons are the least of homeless people's problems'

Julia Hartley-Brewer says she is perplexed about the idea of 'period poverty' and thinks a traumatic problem is being created that doesn't exist

Monday, August 1, 2016

Monday, August 1, 2016

'It might not change their world but it might make them feel better' - The man who cuts hair for the homeless

'It might not change their world but it might make them feel better' - The man who cuts hair for the homeless

Meet the man who cuts hair for the homeless

Joshua Coombes uses his spare time to #DoSomethingForNothing