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  June 27th 2013

A homeless woman who vanished 11 years ago snapped due to extreme stress

  A homeless woman who vanished 11 years ago has resurfaced, in a bid to make amends to her abandoned children. After dis...

 
  March 21st 2013

As benefit cuts bite, the charity increases its efforts to find appropriate housing across the UK

  As benefit cuts continue, Green Pastures has increased its efforts to find appropriate housing for vulnerable people in ...

 
  February 5th 2013

Man who could have inherited $19 million had disappeared after his mother’s death

  A homeless man who was heir to a huge railroad fortune was found dead in Wyoming in December. According to reports in t...

 
  November 4th 2012

Church wedding for 40 for Mr  and Mrs Stewart

The average cost of a wedding in the UK is now more than £20,000, but a couple in Australia last month proved money doesn&...

 
  November 4th 2012

Estimate of eight rough sleepers is “a joke”, says pastor

Official homeless figures for Southend have been underreported, according to a local pastor. Del Thomas told the Southend Stand...

 
  July 17th 2012

Friends wave the Stewarts off for a honeymoon in Tasmania

  Proving money doesn’t buy love, a homeless couple from Melbourne were married last month in a beautiful low-cost c...

 
  July 17th 2012

The official figure is “a joke”, says local pastor

  Official homeless figures for Southend have been under-reported, according to a local pastor. Del Thomas told the South...

 
  April 9th 2012

Low-rent ‘peer landlord’ scheme will help formerly homeless people get back to work

  Commonweal Housing and Thames Reach have announced plans to work together on a new project designed to encourage ex-home...

 
  March 16th 2012

 Rough sleepers to be offered accommodation or repatriation

  Lambeth Council has set a goal to clear its streets of rough sleepers by May this year, The Pavement has learned. Acco...

 
  February 11th 2012

Rough sleepers who refer themselves can get bed and breakfast accommodation for that night

  Nottinghamshire-based homelessness charity Framework has witnessed a steady increase in the number of calls to its homel...

 
  November 8th 2011

We report on a groundbreaking alcohol detox that is helping drinkers in Liverpool

 An innovative homeless charity has witnessed exceptional results from its pioneering alcohol detox programme. Originally e...

 
  October 6th 2011

 ...and staff at the the local (free) shelter are confused

  Two homeless men were found sleeping in a funeral home in Bristol, in the US state of Tennessee, last week. According t...

 
  October 6th 2011

 The Pavement’s homeless city guide hits the Big Apple

  The Pavement’s homeless city guide is being displayed at the Museum of Modern Art in New York (MoMa) as part of th...

 
  September 16th 2011

 Housing Justice develops its winter programme

  Christian homelessness charity Housing Justice has appointed a new shelter liaison co-ordinator to assist with its winte...

 
  September 16th 2011

 Children’s Society estimates 100,000 children became homeless last year

  An estimated 100,000 children became homeless last year due to issues including substance abuse, sexual harassment and p...

 
  July 4th 2011

Numbers up by nearly a quarter in one year, according to government figures

  Homelessness in the UK has risen by 23 per cent in the past year, according to government figures. In the first quarter ...

 
  June 8th 2011

Police explain why they called the coroner to pronounce decapitated man dead...

  A decapitated corpse found in the River Wandle close to Wimbledon last June has been identified. According to the London...

 
  April 15th 2011

Herefordshire council admits error in homeless figures

Herefordshire Council has admitted it greatly ‘overestimated’ the number of rough sleepers in the county. A recent...

 
  April 15th 2011

Judge condemns unprovoked attack

Three violent thugs have been locked up for a vicious assault on a homeless man. According to a national newspaper, Jack Willi...

 
 

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