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More Families Left Homeless At Christmas

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The number of homeless families staying in bed-and-breakfast accommodation has doubled in a year, according to official figures.

Between 2010 and 2011 the number of homeless households with dependent children or a pregnant woman in B&B hotels in London doubled from 1,230 to 2,460, according to data from the Department for Communities obtained by the Labour Party.

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