Homelessness

Broughty Ferry's Woodlands Hotel helping out frontline workers and homeless with kind gesture

1 hour ago   |   Evening Telegraph

Woodlands Hotel in Broughty Ferry has been able to open its doors to key workers and some of the city's homeless thanks to an agreement with Dundee City Council.
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Highland Council issues coronavirus advice to all tenants

7 hours ago   |   Press and Journal

Highland Council is sending a bulletin to all council tenants providing them with advice about issues related to coronavirus. The bulletin contains information of a wide range...
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How we made the Big Issue magazine

11 hours ago   |   The Guardian

John Bird: ‘The comradeship was incredible. We had a party in the office and I set my chest hair alight' It was 1967 and I was 21, sleeping rough and hiding from the police in...
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Charities tell PM ‘too many people' left on the streets during pandemic

20 hours ago   |   The Big Issue

Homelessness activists have written to the government demanding urgent action as local authority efforts to house rough sleepers have not gone far enough. There remain too many...
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Glasgow's 1051 GWR bar and grill gives away nearly 800 meals a day to those that need them including front line NHS staff

Glasgow's 1051 GWR bar and grill gives away nearly 800 meals a day to those that need them including front line NHS staff

22 hours ago   |   Scotsman

The staff at 1051 GWR in the west end of the city are also appealing for local residents to collect meals and deliver them to vulnerable neighbours in the area. GWR started...
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San Francisco's landmark Palace of Fine Arts is being converted to a makeshift homeless shelter for up to 162 people to help fight the coronavirus spread

San Francisco's landmark Palace of Fine Arts is being converted to a makeshift homeless shelter for up to 162 people to help fight the coronavirus spread

23 hours ago   |   Business Insider

San Francisco's Palace of Fine Arts venue is being converted into a temporary homeless shelter to help in the fight against the coronavirus disease. Up to 162 people living in...
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When is Twin on BBC Four? How to watch Kristofer Hivju's Nordic noir

When is Twin on BBC Four? How to watch Kristofer Hivju's Nordic noir

1 day ago   |   Radio Times

The “Nordic Noir” craze shows no signs of abating with recent series such as Wisting proving popular on BBC Four - now new series Twin looks to continue that trend, with a...
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Michael Sheen gave all his money to help homeless and now forced back to work after charity was screwed over

Michael Sheen gave all his money to help homeless and now forced back to work after charity was screwed over

1 day ago   |   Metro

Michael Sheen lost his money bringing the Homeless World Cup to Cardiff Michael Sheen revealed he lost all of his money bringing the Homeless World Cup football tournament to...
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The Countess and the Russian Billionaire: English socialite breaks down after husband cuts her off

The Countess and the Russian Billionaire: English socialite breaks down after husband cuts her off

1 day ago   |   Daily Mail

Alexandra Tolstoy, 45, from Oxfordshire breaks down in tears as she admits she's scared of being left homeless on The Countess and the Russian Billionaire, which airs on...
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My working week: 'Which homeless residents will we lose to coronavirus?'

1 day ago   |   The Guardian

Working in a supported housing service with staff off sick and residents with underlying health conditions is tough I work in a supported housing service in London. We work...
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Kayleigh McEnany will replace Stephanie Grisham as White House press secretary

Kayleigh McEnany will replace Stephanie Grisham as White House press secretary

Kayleigh McEnany, a spokesperson for President Donald Trump's 2020 re-election campaign, is replacing Stephanie Grisham as the White House press secretary, The New York Times... Read more ...

Queen sends heartfelt message to Carrie Symonds as Boris Johnson fights...

Queen sends heartfelt message to Carrie Symonds as Boris Johnson fights coronavirus

THE QUEEN has sent a personal message to Carrie Symonds while her fiancé Boris Johnson continues to fight coronavirus in intensive care. Read more ...

'Get Gordon Brown back!' Piers Morgan calls on Dominic Raab to ask former...

'Get Gordon Brown back!' Piers Morgan calls on Dominic Raab to ask former PMs to step in

PIERS MORGAN urged Dominic Raab to ask former UK prime ministers to help in the fight against the coronavirus crisis now that Boris Johnson is in intensive care fighting the... Read more ...

UK death toll rises by 854 as coronavirus claims more than 6,000 lives

UK death toll rises by 854 as coronavirus claims more than 6,000 lives

NHS workers are tested for Coronavirus at a drive through testing site in Wolverhampton Another 854 people have died after contracting coronavirus , taking the UK death count... Read more ...

Coronavirus: Boris Johnson breathing without a ventilator in intensive care...

Coronavirus: Boris Johnson breathing without a ventilator in intensive care, Number 10 says

Boris Johnson is breathing without a ventilator and has not been diagnosed with pneumonia, Downing Street has said. Read more ...

Peter Andre says he can still sleep next to doctor wife Emily as their bed...

Peter Andre says he can still sleep next to doctor wife Emily as their bed is 'two metres wide'

The singer, 47, revealed that he and the NHS worker, 30, are trying to practice social distancing at home, which is two metres - the Government recommended space people should... Read more ...

FA chairman Greg Clarke warns clubs and leagues could be lost due to...

FA chairman Greg Clarke warns clubs and leagues could be lost due to coronavirus pandemic financial pain

FA chairman Greg Clarke says football players, club owners and fans must all share the financial pain of coronavirus and warns that clubs and leagues could be lost. Read more ...

Michael Gove Self-Isolating After Family Member Experiences Coronavirus Symptoms

Michael Gove Self-Isolating After Family Member Experiences Coronavirus Symptoms

Michael Gove is in self-isolation at home after a member of his family experienced coronavirus symptoms. The Cabinet Office minister, one of the most senior figures in... Read more ...

Boris Johnson still in intensive care but 'stable'

Boris Johnson still in intensive care but 'stable'

The update on the Prime Minister's condition was issued as another cabinet Minister, Michael Gove, began self-isolating at home. Read more ...

Spurs duo Sanchez and Sessegnon run side-by-side together in breach of lockdown

Spurs duo Sanchez and Sessegnon run side-by-side together in breach of lockdown

A video emerged on Tuesday in which the two defenders appeared to be jogging together in north London, despite the country being on lockdown during the coronavirus crisis Read more ...