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Latest homelessness statistics wake up call

Latest homelessness statistics wake up call

23 January 2018

Adam Lang, our Head of Communications and Policy, comments on the latest homelessness statistics from Scottish Government.

Latest homelessness statistics wake up call
Warrior chainmail costume on frontline

Warrior chainmail costume on frontline

29 December 2017

Today’s the day that the discerning charity shop bargain-hunter makes their way to the doors of our store in Edinburgh’s Stockbridge.

Warrior chainmail costume on frontline
Comment on UK Government's 2017 Budget

Comment on UK Government's 2017 Budget

22 November 2017

Our comment on the UK Government's 2017 Budget, in which the Chancellor announced changes to Universal Credit, but failed to lift the freeze on local housing allowance for private renters.

Comment on UK Government's 2017 Budget
Comment on removal of Local Housing Allowance cap

Comment on removal of Local Housing Allowance cap

25 October 2017

Our Director, Graeme Brown, comments on the UK government's announcement that the Local Housing Allowance cap will not apply to supported housing or the social housing sector.

Comment on removal of Local Housing Allowance cap
Lorraine boosts fashion show with dress donation

Lorraine boosts fashion show with dress donation

13 October 2017

TV favourite Lorraine Kelly’s got a our Dundee fashion show off to a fantastic start by donating two of her own dresses for the event.

Lorraine boosts fashion show with dress donation

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