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News journalist @insidehousing: housing, homelessness and health heather.spurr@insidehousing.co.uk

Government pilots benefit sanctions scheme for homeless

insidehousing.co.uk — The government is piloting a scheme aimed at preventing vulnerable homeless people being hit by benefit sanctions, Inside Housing can reveal.

Staff at Shelter vote for strike action over pay

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Shelter workers ballot for industrial action over pay

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Association 'could not have prevented' machete attack

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Devo minimum for the housing sector

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Councils and housing bodies slam ‘cost shunting’ plans

insidehousing.co.uk — Housing bodies and councils have rejected government proposals to make councils pay for a scheme designed to help people in crisis.

Government to intervene on homelessness ruling

insidehousing.co.uk — The Scottish Government is thinking about introducing national homelessness guidance after the social housing regulator found some councils were providing a poor service.

The benefits sprint

insidehousing.co.uk — The race to fulfil government pledges on universal credit before the election may soon get frantic, says Heather Spurr

Inside Housing survey on emergency accommodation

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Church leaders: Bedroom tax has 'cultural disregard' for poor

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Dec 09, 2014

Ministers piloting scheme to stop vulnerable homeless people being hit by benefit sanctions, we reveal #ukhousing insidehousing.co.uk/care/governmen…

Dec 08, 2014

Nearly a million (918,600) JSA sanctions by DWP between April 2013 to March 2014. #ukhousing gov.uk/government/upl…

Dec 05, 2014

JUST IN: Hearing staff working at Shelter have voted for industrial action by 69%. Dates provisionally around Christmas. #ukhousing

Dec 03, 2014

RT @natfedDavid: Redesign of stamp duty to support aspiration of home ownership. Helpful but still tenure specific. What's the offer for renters? #AS2014

Dec 03, 2014

RT @CharlieBlags But George didn't even mention the housing parts of the national infrastructure plan...hmmph...#AutumnStatement

Dec 03, 2014

RT @BakerTilly: Freeze on work element of universal credit means increases in allowances/reductions of tax rates will be of limited effect on lowest paid.

Dec 03, 2014

Osborne: Govt will introduce further freeze to universal credit work allowance #as2014 #ukhousing

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