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Understanding the Hidden Reality of Housing Insecurity in Brighton

One in 88 people are homeless in Brighton and Hove, according to Shelter, the housing and homelessness charity. This horrifying statistic brings the real extent of the situation into focus.…

Brighton’s Homelessness Crisis

The cost of living in the UK is a significant cause of homelessness. Still, many councils in the UK are going into debt or are run by councillors who allegedly…

Homelessness in Brighton: An Olympic Disaster

In a 2011 article the BBC reported that homelessness had nearly doubled in the last year. But what sparked this dramatic increase in figures? It has long been rumored that…

Housing headache: over 300 students lose out on accommodation

The University of Sussex has placed 180 students in hotel accommodation. Coming at a time of increasing student numbers following the admissions cap being lifted in 2015, this has affected…

Feeding the 5,000 from the waste of millions

I found out on Facebook a while ago that, just a few minutes from my house, there would be an event going on at which I could get a free…

Domestic Violence

Just because we do not witness the extremities of domestic violence in the private space does not mean it is not there. What happens behind closed doors should be a…