Heartbreak of children who just want a place to call their own after Tory cuts make them homeless
Yesterday, the Record told how families are being made homeless by the benefit cap and housed in filthy bed and breakfasts.
The perfect storm of soaring rents, a lack of social housing and the heartless Tory cap introduced in November, has led to women and children being evicted from their homes.
In Edinburgh, at least 15 single mums with more than 40 children have been evicted in the last three months as a result of welfare cuts.
There are more than 1700 children homeless in the capital – 1356 of them are under five years old.
Today, we tell the story of three more families trapped in the... read more
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