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UK poverty 2020/21

This report from UK think tank the Joseph Rowntree Foundation is the 21st edition of their annual

Destitution in the UK 2020

This report from UK think tank the JRF reveals that even before the COVID-19 outbreak destitution was

Measuring and mitigating child hunger in the UK

This report from UK think tank the Social Market Foundation provides new data on food insecurity in

The financial impact of COVID-19 on disabled people and their carers

This report from UK think tank JRF looks at the £20-a-week uplift to Universal Credit and why

Poverty during the Covid-19 crisis

This report from UK think tank the Legatum Institute looks at the likely impacts of Covid-19 on

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By Matthew Whittaker

Ahead of Budgets and Spring Statements, speculation usually revolves around what the forecast will say and what the Chancellor will…

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By Claudia Martinez; Josh Pritchard

This report provides a critical examination of how personal budgets have been used to deliver public services in the UK.…

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By Carla Ayrton; Josh Holden; Peter Kenway; Adam Tinson

This is a report about Birmingham and the Black Country – the local authority areas of Dudley, Sandwell, Walsall and…

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By Scott Corfe

This study explores the role that co-living could play in increasing homeownership for first-time-buyers in the United Kingdom – particularly…

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By Nikita Malik

At least 156 children have been subject to care proceedings over concerns of extremism risks, according to a new study…

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By George Bangham

How happy are people in the United Kingdom? How satisfied are they with their lives? These questions and others are…

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By Scott Corfe

This report, commissioned by Peabody, provides new insights into the lives of individuals living in social housing in London –…

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By Vera E Troeger

The UK has just lived through a decade of turmoil, which began with the financial crisis and ends with the…

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By Katie Morris

Katie Morris argues that governments across Europe regularly invoke the threat of terrorism to limit freedom of expression beyond what…

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