'I don’t care whether they are part of a street community or millionaires with money stashed away in Panama... I could not give a toss,' said council leader Daniel Humphreys
Austin's Community First Village aims to house 250 homeless people by 2017
Labour accuse the SNP of turning ‘a housing shortage into a housing crisis’
Exclusive: Charities and politicians demand urgent safeguards after Independent investigation uncovers cases of homeless children dying from neglect and abuse
One of the Nottingham City Council posters warns: 'Begging: Watch your money go to a fraud'
'I wanted to give my beloved the wedding she deserved but I couldn't. Thanks to the kindness of people I've now been able to'
Town's mayor says punishing beggars is impossible because they 'can't or will never be able to pay'
'I’ve got to ask is it going to make a huge difference? The bottom line is no'
Dismissal raises questions for the force, who have defended their use of a 200-year-old law to arrest people for begging
Shelter in 2013 found that 8 million Britons were just one pay cheque away from losing their homes - and I met a woman once who proved that
PSPOs let councils ban anything that upsets 'quality of life'
Peer says 'there is nothing wrong with poverty so long as you can get out of it' in maiden speech
The rise comes after the Government ended a major anti-homelessness programme that charities say was working
'The tents must go. Period,’ said a government official
National Archives documents reveal Welsh Secretary told PM exempting the homeless would create 'enormous loophole'
'I shouldn’t have to see the pain, struggle, and despair of homeless people to and from my way to work every day'