Press releases and statements

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Over 68,000 households currently hit by benefit cap, latest government statistics show

New government figures on the benefit cap released today show that thousands are affected...

Posted on 03 Aug 2017

Phantom Homes: Nearly one in three houses don't get built despite being given go-ahead

New Shelter research shows developer profits soar while housing system fails families....

Posted on 06 Jul 2017

Statement in response to the government announcement of a Public Inquiry into the Grenfell Tower fire

Shelter’s interim chief executive Graeme Brown said: “We are concerned that the terms of reference for the official Grenfel...

Posted on 30 Jun 2017

Statement on Grenfell rehousing

Shelter’s interim chief executive Graeme Brown said: “Shelter is looking into rumours that people affected by the Grenfell ...

Posted on 23 Jun 2017