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.
Evening Telegraph reporter Jon Brady and I last week spoke to a homeless lady called Dawn following the news of an increase in homeless applications in Dundee.
The boss of a leading Dundee homeless charity is calling for an emergency winter night shelter for people forced to sleep rough in freezing weather.
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.
Applications to the council for help with homelessness have risen by 7%, figures show.
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.
Police were called to the city centre to deal with an “aggressive” beggar.
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.
A Dundee councillor has told of his shock at witnessing a shopper “intimidating” a homeless person in a city retail park.
Nicola Sturgeon has said there is a “real determination” to eradicate homelessness and rough sleeping in Scotland.
Homeless people are 20 times more likely to die from drug misuse, health authorities in Northern Ireland said.
A former social worker has used her knowledge to pen her debut novel, Comes the Dark.
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.