Medical and homelessness organisations sign letter to Prime Minister warning of ‘risk to life’...

S​eventeen leading health and homelessness organisations, have written an open letter to the Prime Minister warning of the double threat of coronavirus and the...

Thousands of affordable home would have been lost under proposed planning reforms say councils

Communities could have missed out on nearly 30,000 affordable homes in the past five years if proposed government planning reforms were in place, new...

Just 55% of private renters in the North West feel safe in their home...

A major report by Shelter has today exposed the ugly truth of the housing crisis, as regional analysis of England-wide polling data shows just...

Reinstate evictions ban or face homelessness crisis says Manchester MP

Jeff Smith, MP for Manchester Withington, has joined campaign groups and Labour colleagues in urging the Government to reinstate the ban on evictions. This comes...

COVID-19 risk could be exacerbated for people living in cold and damp homes this...

Cold and damp homes will put those most vulnerable to COVID-19, including older adults and people with pre-existing health conditions, at an increased risk...

Change planning laws to reduce waste and refurbish old buildings, engineers say

The government needs to go further with its circular economy plans if the UK is to reduce its waste and make a green recovery...

More than two million – almost one in 10 – homes in England do...

More than two million - almost one in 10 - homes in England do not have a working smoke alarm, while only a quarter...

48 hours to avoid homelessness this winter says Labour

The Labour Party is calling on the Government to extend the evictions ban due to end on Sunday 20th September to avoid a homelessness...

Residents of Collyhurst consulted on updated plans for 270 new homes incl. 130 for...

A further round of consultation has begun with local people, businesses and groups on the Northern Gateway proposals for Collyhurst before final plans for...

New housing targets ‘jeopardise any ambition to level-up country

An updated algorithm designed by government to set how many new homes need to be built in local areas will lead to London and...