It takes courage to ask for help

The Independent reports that five families are being made homeless every hour in the UK. The Joseph Rowntree Foundation reports that ‘almost 13 million people are living in poverty in the UK’, with over half of those in families with at least one adult working. And the BBC, amongst others, reports that, ‘More than 16 […]

We need to end the violence of poverty not increase it

A letter a day to number 10. No 1,305 Sunday 03 January 2016. Dear Mr Cameron, I am a keen advocate of democracy, the right of ordinary people to speak out and to hold government to account, I yearn for it every day as you work hard to shut it down completely as accountability suffocates […]