The Chief Executive of housing charity Shelter said families in alternative accommodation are left without roots and stability
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Wednesday 10 April 2013
Now... If you're hankering for some heat, Thomas Cook has a week in the Caribbean for £939pp, departing between 13 April and 30 June. The package includes room-only at the Halcyon Cove By Rex Resorts in Antigua with Virgin Atlantic flights from Gatwick. Tcsignature.com
Sunday 31 March 2013
The former president had fluid drained from his lungs, enabling him to breathe more easily
Thursday 28 March 2013
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Wednesday 27 March 2013
Less than £200... Escape the big freeze with a short break to the more temperate climes of southern France. British Airways Holidays has a three-night city break in Nice for £160 per person, staying at the Hôtel Comté with room-only board and flights from Gatwick on 21 April. Ba.com/nice
Luck changes for Billy Ray Harris, the homeless man who returned an engagement ring dropped into his beggar's cup
Monday 25 March 2013
Couple’s online fund to raise the $4,000 Harris turned down now stands at $185,000
Thursday 21 March 2013
Schools are being forced to axe breakfast clubs – with the result that poorer pupils are turning up for lessons hungry and unable to concentrate.
Saturday 16 March 2013
An old longhouse in the Dartmoor countryside has been transformed into a sleek rural retreat
Friday 15 March 2013
After his epic trilogy, Spain's spellbinder returns with a Madrid tale of love, death and misunderstanding.
Great getaways: Iberian escape, seasonal West Sussex sojourn, Turkish delight and mountain high in Serre Chevalier
Saturday 09 March 2013
Tuesday 05 March 2013
I thought I was doing so well. Since arriving in Jerusalem as this paper’s correspondent I have made a concerted effort to get fit. After a few years on the foreign desk in London, and consequently getting little exercise, sleep, vegetables, etc, I thought I’d shed a few pounds by running round my new home.
Tuesday 05 March 2013
The food industry must do more to reduce the impact of high prices on the poor, the Kellogg company has said, claiming that nearly five million people in Britain are struggling to put nutritious meals on the table.
Northern Ireland: Terrorist attack foiled in Londonderry just minutes before mortars due to be fired at police station
Monday 04 March 2013
'Mass fatalities' avoided in major coup for security forces as three men arrested
Sunday 03 March 2013
A welcome addition to Barcelona's B&Bs offers elegance and style in one of the city's oldest districts, says Sarah Gordon
Saturday 02 March 2013
Tropical forest, beach-facing suites and luxury tents
Sunday 24 February 2013
Actress isn't a fan of Ed Miliband
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Rochester by-election: Ukip gains second MP as Tory defector Mark Reckless holds seat
'Beast of Bolsover' Dennis Skinner takes Ukip MP Mark Reckless to task moments after he is sworn in
Rochester by-election: Labour MP Emily Thornberry resigns after posting white van and England flags tweet
The young are the new poor: Sharp increase in number of under-25s living in poverty, while over-65s are better off than ever
Tamir Rice: 12-year-old boy playing with fake gun dies after being shot by Ohio police
Revealed: How the world gets rich – from privatising British public services
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