Families with two young or same-gender children in a two-bedroom flat are currently affected by the cap only in parts of London. But under the lower cap, the entire capital would be off limits as well as more than half the housing areas of England, including Manchester, Leeds and Birmingham. The cap would affect families with two older children who need separate bedrooms (a three-bedroom home) in more than three-quarters of England’s housing areas, including those that had never previously been considered expensive, such as Coventry, Liverpool and Peterborough. Lone parents with two children who need a three-bedroom home would be affected in 39% of housing areas, compared with just 8% of areas under the £26,000 cap. These include areas such as Southend and Luton. Capped households will face a shortfall of £50 a week in more than one in six of England’s 152 housing districts – known as Broad Rental Market Areas – and by more than £100 in one in 12 … [Read more...] about Lower benefit caps ‘will exclude poor families from large parts of England’
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For Kagure Wamunyu, she is used to poor internet connections. She works as Chief Strategist at Kobo360, a logistics company operating across Africa. The company is like Uber, but for trucks. It's an app-based platform that requires connectivity and good internet access. Their work is classified as an essential service: their trucks deliver medicines and food across a vast area. Now keeping their 200 staff connected is not only proving tricky but also costly. … [Read more...] about How the internet is making stay-at-home difficult for Africans
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But disaster strikes on a night out with a near-fatal incident, which forces Georgie to face her fears and shows the real reason why she has to give in and reluctantly go back into the army - for her fiancee Captain Elvis Harte, who was killed in action. … [Read more...] about Our Girl season five – will there be another series of the BBC drama?
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