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Glasgow council facing court action over lack of housing for homeless people.

Shelter Scotland seeking review of what it says is authority’s illegal denial of services.


https://www.theguardian.com/society/201 ... ess-people


Austerity has worsened both the causes and effects of homelessness.

Analysis : As the government vows to crack down on the supply of drugs, charities warn that addiction can be a consequence rather than a cause of homelessness, Lizzie Dearden writes.


https://www.independent.co.uk/independe ... 28476.html
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Council spending on B&Bs for homeless families up 780% in a decade, figures show.

Campaigners warn families " Paying ultimate price for successive governments’ failure to build social homes " as figures show local authorities forced to spend £93.3 million on emergency B&B stays last year.


https://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/h ... 52146.html
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