Councils warned over 'unacceptable' bed and breakfast stays for families

Neil Puffett
Friday, May 25, 2012

The number of families housed in bed and breakfast accommodation for more than six weeks has tripled in the space of just a year, prompting a warning to councils from housing minister Grant Shapps.

Housing minister Grant Shapps told parliament local authorities have been warned. Image: UK Parliament
Housing minister Grant Shapps told parliament local authorities have been warned. Image: UK Parliament

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