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    Little Giveaways

    "Jazz was being played over the stereo like theme music, as if they were acting in a television drama where each character had some essential trait, some crucial role."

    Oxford’s homelessness services will not cooperate with deporting rough sleepers

    “Should we be running the risk that fear of being deported will lead those who are already vulnerable being exploited and even becoming victims of modern slavery?”

    Oxford awarded £1 million to fight homelessness

    Oxford City Council and charity Aspire have made a successful bid for government funding to tackle homelessness and move people who had been sleeping...

    The Housing Crisis: coronavirus and ‘mass evictions’

    In the midst of a global pandemic, another dangerous crisis is emerging on British soil. This time, Day Zero will be the 25th of June. Unless action...

    Pembroke provides food for 100 homeless people

    Pembroke College is providing homeless people in Oxford with three meals a day in response to the COVID-19 outbreak. The College is participating in...

    Merton pledge support for Homeless Charter

    Merton College announced last Tuesday that they have pledged support for Oxford Homeless Movement Charter, becoming the latest Oxford organisation to join the cause. The...

    Oxford City Council releases latest rough sleeper street count

    Oxford City Council has released its latest rough sleeper street count for the month of November 2019. The council counted 43 people sleeping rough on the streets of Oxford on...

    City Council opens emergency beds for rough sleepers

    Due to harsh weather conditions, Oxford City Council is tonight (Tuesday 11 February) opening emergency beds for people experiencing rough sleeping.  The Council has a...

    Moran takes aim at “Dickensian” homelessness law

    Layla Moran, the Liberal Democrat MP for Oxford West and Abingdon, has moved to abolish the Vagrancy Act in the new parliament. The Act makes it a criminal...

    Is the Christmas vac actually the worst holiday of the year?

    Jenna Colaco examines the difficulties the winter vacation can present.