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Living standards outlook and poverty in 2023

Last year saw inflation in the UK rise to its highest rate for 40 years and an economic shock prompted by the conflict in Ukraine. This briefing looks at two recent reports, by the Resolution Foundation and the JRF, which examine the current state of poverty and living standards in Britain.

England & Wales, Scotland

Housing and planning round-up March 2023

Homelessness is the big issue in this month’s housing and planning round-up with rough sleeping again on the increase in England, and nearly 100,000 households in temporary accommodation. Other stories include building safety, damp and mould, qualifications for housing managers and u-turns over planning policy.

England & Wales, Scotland

LGIU Response: Budget 2023

Read the LGIU's response to the Budget 15th March 2023.

England & Wales, Scotland Press Releases