Tax could raise over $243 million to be put towards aiding city's 46,000 homeless residents
Sadiq Khan described the findings as “shocking” and vowed to tackle homelessness in the capital
'This is the first time in the UK and even in the world that a survey has gone right down the supply chain'
'There are no excuses for any more delays delivering effective action to help keep families and individuals in their homes'
'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