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New research reveals the hardships of those begging in Edinburgh

New research reveals the hardships of those begging in Edinburgh

6 March 2019

The most detailed UK research into begging for 20 years has been published in collaboration with Edinburgh Community Safety Partnership.

New research reveals the hardships of those begging in Edinburgh
Further increase in homeless children in temporary accommodation

Further increase in homeless children in temporary accommodation

29 January 2019

Graeme Brown, Director of Shelter Scotland, comments on today’s release of the bi-annual homelessness statistics from the Scottish Government.

Further increase in homeless children in temporary accommodation
More Scots struggling to pay rent or mortgage

More Scots struggling to pay rent or mortgage

14 January 2019

The number of people in Scotland who say they are struggling to pay their rent or mortgage has increased by nearly a third in the last two years.

More Scots struggling to pay rent or mortgage
Designer bargains up for grabs

Designer bargains up for grabs

3 January 2019

Shoppers in-the-know are set to descend on our Stockbridge shop today in what has become an annual ‘must-attend’ event for bargain-hunters.

Designer bargains up for grabs
Almost 320,000 people in Britain are now homeless

Almost 320,000 people in Britain are now homeless

22 November 2018

New analysis from Shelter and Shelter Scotland reveals that the number of people registered as homeless in Britain has risen for the third year running to nearly 320,000.

Almost 320,000 people in Britain are now homeless

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