Child homelessness: 135,000 children without a permanent home this Christmas

Nina Jacobs
Tuesday, December 3, 2019

Child homelessness in Britain has hit a 12-year high with at least 135,000 children expected to be living in temporary accommodation on Christmas Day, according to new figures released by charity Shelter.

Will, 10, described living in a B&B as "worse than a horror film". Picture: Shelter
Will, 10, described living in a B&B as "worse than a horror film". Picture: Shelter

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