EastEnders star Shane Richie has told how he spent 10 days sleeping rough as a struggling actor.
The Duke of Cambridge has been named as the royal patron of a homelessness charity he first visited as a young boy with his mother Diana, Princess of Wales.
Vincent Kompany has praised Manchester United and Ole Gunnar Solskjaer for showing a “touch of class” and supporting his initiatives to tackle homelessness and rough sleeping.
Rough sleepers are 17 times more likely to experience horrifying abuse and have a high risk of dying young, according to a leading homelessness charity.
Rough sleeping has significantly increased across the North and the Midlands despite a drop in the South, official figures suggest.
Special measures are in place to ensure that people sleeping rough are given shelter overnight, as temperatures drop below freezing.
More than 4,500 people slept rough on the streets of England last year, according to official figures released after the UK had its coldest night of the winter.
The number of homelessness applications increased last year, according to official statistics.
Nicola Sturgeon has said there is a “real determination” to eradicate homelessness and rough sleeping in Scotland.
A new initiative to fast-track homeless people in Aberdeen into permanent accommodation has been approved.
Homeless people are 20 times more likely to die from drug misuse, health authorities in Northern Ireland said.
A new initiative to fast-track homeless people in Aberdeen into permanent accommodation could be approved next week.
Vulnerable and homeless people should be able to keep their pets in their temporary and sheltered accommodation, Scottish Labour has said.
London boroughs will join forces to provide thousands of extra properties for families on the edge of homelessness, the Communities Secretary has announced.
Bono urged people to dig deep into their pockets and bring hope to the homeless as he led a Christmas Eve busk in Dublin city centre.
A homeless man was found dying outside the entrance to the Houses of Parliament.
A charity says it is seriously concerned for the welfare of a city’s homeless population after a hotel suddenly cancelled the rooms it has booked to get people off the streets over Christmas.
More than 24,000 people in Britain are facing Christmas sleeping rough, in tents or on public transport, according to new research.
A charity boss today praised all those who took part in an Aberdeen sleep-out event in a bid to raise millions of pounds for a housing initiative.
Events like this come in for some criticism, mostly because it’s only one night a year that we don our waterproofs and brave the chill, but for me – and I assume 1,800 others – it adds some perspective. Our reporter Craig Paton endured bone-chilling temperatures in Duthie Park but says the experience was more than worth it
Aberdeen's council leaders are gearing up to take part in a charity sleepout.
Two property entrepreneurs have offered to donate some of their flats to homeless people in a collaboration with the charity Social Bite.
A third of those presenting as homeless in Northern Ireland last year were single men, official statistics showed.
More than 1,800 people have signed up to sleep outside and raise money to help eradicate homelessness.
Scotland’s Housing Minister has pledged to bring forward legislation to restrict the use of unsuitable temporary accommodation for homeless people.
The Scottish Government has announced £50,000 of cash to provide more emergency beds for rough sleepers in Edinburgh this winter.
Members of the public will be able to use their contactless payment cards to donate £3 to help tackle the “shameful” fact that almost 8,000 people are sleeping rough on London’s streets this winter, the city’s mayor said.
Scotland could become a “world-leader in ending homelessness” under a new plan to end rough sleeping, charities have said.
A cross-party group of MSPs has called for the Scottish Government to introduce a seven-day limit for homeless B&B use.
A new report compiled by a third sector organisation has shown that people in Aberdeen donate more money to children’s charities than other causes.