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The plain fact is...

“The plain fact is that the planet does not need more ‘successful’ people.  But it does desperately need more peacemakers, healers, restorers, storytellers, and lovers of every shape and form.  42 more words

It is time that the bedroom tax is put out of everyone's misery, government supporters included!

I recently published a post on the unintended consequences of welfare benefit sanctions. While away on annual leave I missed a report published by the Department of Work and Pensions (DWP) about the failure of the Spare Room Subsidy regulations to achieve stated objectives and the unintended consequences. 360 more words

Housing

Success in the Lord [ This post is dedicated to my beloved grandfather- Luka. Sunset- 09/09/2013]

The plain fact is that the planet does not need more successful people. But it does desperately need more peacemakers, healers, restorers, storytellers, and lovers of every kind.

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Labour slam figures that show bedroom tax leaves more than half in arrears

A Government report has admitted that the “bedroom tax” has caused more than half those affected to fall into rent arrears.

The report, authored for the Department of Work and Pensions, also admitted that few tenants had been able to move to smaller properties to avoid the charge, despite this being touted as one of the potential benefits of the policy. 575 more words

David Ellesmere

In Orr

I really enjoy listening to David Orr speak, I think he’s one of the best housing speakers/professionals/CEOs around. He clearly understands the issues better than most others and he is clear in what action needs to be taken. 845 more words