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Press release: MPs urged to back change in law as homelessness rises by 9%
New government figures released today show that 14,780 households were accepted as homeless in the first three months of 2016 - a rise of 9% compared to the year before. The ending of a private tenancy remained the leading cause of homelessness, rising to 31% compared to 29% last year (41% in London).
Press release: 'Historic' bill could 'transform how we tackle homelessness'
Conservative MP and member of the Communities and Local Government Committee, Bob Blackman, has today announced that he will use his Private Members' Bill to champion a new law aimed at tackling and preventing homelessness in England.