Crisis

With no long-term funding plan for emergency hotels, councils and charities have their say on what needs to happen next.
New research shows that thousands of people will be sleeping on the streets, in tents or on public transport this Christmas.
Auditing firm KMPG is in the spotlight for dubious dealings. Political analyst Khaya Sithole gives us some insight into the company, and possible fallout.
Williams bedded down outside Birmingham’s Bullring shopping centre on December 16 as temperatures plummeted. He never woke up.
'Even more people are ending up trapped in B&Bs and hostels.'
At this time of year, there is an unwritten rule amongst us men: show no weakness. If your partner or children (whatever
At this time of year, there is an unwritten rule amongst us men: show no weakness. If your partner or children (whatever
Whenever we make mistakes, it is important that we take responsibility and set them right. When Government makes mistakes, it is essential that they do the same. This is particularly the case when the mistakes made by Government impact on vulnerable people or on an essential but fragile sector. I doubt anyone finds that a contentious thing to say - it's not hyper partisan or particularly controversial. And yet Government doesn't seem to agree.