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Number of people sleeping rough in England has jumped by 30 per cent in a year | Metro News

‘People will find it extraordinary that in England in the 21st century the number of people forced to sleep rough is going up.’ Source: Number of people sleeping rough in England has jumped by 30 per cent in a year

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NHS trusts in England run up almost £1bn deficit in three months

Financial position described by regulators as worst in a generation Source: NHS trusts in England run up almost £1bn deficit in three months

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David Cameron grins as he plunges 600,000 more people into poverty

In his leader’s speech at the Tory conference yesterday, out-of-touch David Cameron failed to even mention tax credits during a 56-minute address Source: David Cameron grins as he plunges 600,000 more people into poverty

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Here’s proof government promised free school meals (and they might be scrapped)

It’s not like politicians to do a U-turn. Source: Here’s proof government promised free school meals (and they might be scrapped)

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Robin Williams’ secret charity giving revealed by food bank boss

The actor didn’t share his generosity with the press choosing to give the charity the much-needed donation without any fanfare Source: Robin Williams’ secret charity giving revealed by food bank boss

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Tesco customers in Reading donate more than 6,800 meals to food banks – Get Reading

Tesco customers and colleagues across Reading recently raised more than 6,800 meals for local food banks. Source: Tesco customers in Reading donate more than 6,800 meals to food banks – Get Reading

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60 people a week use food bank near David Cameron’s home as food poverty bites

Report shows 93% of food bank users go hungry at least once a week, and 28% skip a meal every day Source: 60 people a week use food bank near David Cameron’s home as food poverty bites

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Well-off families create ‘glass floor’ to ensure children’s success, says study

Children from wealthier families but with less academic ability are 35% more likely to become high earners than more gifted counterparts from poor families Source: Well-off families create ‘glass floor’ to ensure children’s success, says study

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Budget 2015: Benefit freeze to hit 13m families, claims IFS – BBC News

Budget 2015: Benefit freeze to hit 13m families, claims IFS Source: Budget 2015: Benefit freeze to hit 13m families, claims IFS – BBC News

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Pay Rise For UK With New Minimum Wage

The Chancellor pledges a “higher wage, lower tax” country – but is accused of making life even worse for the poorest in society. Source: Pay Rise For UK With New Minimum Wage

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