Council targets to meet local need missed in many areas New research from the Campaign to Protect Rural England (CPRE), released today, shows a growing crisis of affordable housing provision in many rural areas. Using Government data, the research indicates that the proportion of affordable homes being provided by non-metropolitan […]

Developers renege on affordable homes as countryside faces housing crisis

Funding will be distributed to local authorities and housing associations to speed up the building of thousands of new homes. More than 100 housing estates across the country are set to benefit from a significant investment to kick-start their regeneration, the Communities Secretary Sajid Javid has announced today (24 March 2017). […]

More than 100 housing estates receive regeneration cash boost

Knowsley’s Fostering Service are making it easier for people to find out more about fostering. The service are holding regular information drop in sessions throughout the borough with the aim to give potential foster carers the opportunity to talk informally to Knowsley’s Fostering team, ask questions and gain an insight […]

Knowsley makes it easier to find out about fostering

A chronic shortage of affordable housing is forcing cash-strapped councils to spend more than £2 million a day on temporary accommodation for homeless families, analysis by the Local Government Association reveals today. The LGA, which represents more than 350 councils in England and Wales, is calling on government to use […]

Housing shortage forces councils to spend £2 million a day ...