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£1 million cuts plan: Peabody workers announce strike ballot

NOVEMBER 06, 2019

£1 million cuts plan: Peabody workers announce strike ballot

  Peabody housing plan £1 million cuts to housing management budgets by March 2020 with potentially devastating consequences to residents and workers. Unite members have voted overwhelmingly to start a formal strike ballot. In the spring management launched a brutal restructure and ... Read more

Apology from St Mungo’s after sharing rough sleeper information

NOVEMBER 05, 2019

Apology from St Mungo’s after sharing rough sleeper information

St Mungo’s Chief Executive Howard Sinclair has apologised for sharing information about migrant rough sleepers with the Home Office saying, “The executive team takes full responsibility for this and is sorry it happened.”   Despite St Mungo’s management being repeatedly warned by ... Read more

Shadow minister criticises DCMS for withholding data on NCS Trust spending

OCTOBER 24, 2019

Shadow minister criticises DCMS for withholding data on NCS Trust spending

Vicky Foxcroft, Labour shadow minister for civil society, has criticised the Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport after it declined to reveal details of any underspend by the NCS Trust.  The NCS Trust is the royal charter body that was ... Read more

ONS show highest year-on-year increase in homeless deaths

OCTOBER 24, 2019

ONS show highest year-on-year increase in homeless deaths

In 2018, there were an estimated 726 deaths of homeless people in England and Wales, 129 (22%) more deaths than in 2017 when there were 597 estimated deaths. The increase is statistically significant and represents the largest year-to-year increase in ... Read more

The Cuts
The Cuts

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