Families in Glasgow locked out of jobs market by ‘unaffordable and unreliable’ local transport
7th Aug 2018
Solving poverty after Brexit
How will Brexit affect low-income people and communities, and what can be done to loosen poverty’s grip? As the UK moves towards leaving the EU, we want to ensure that people who are locked in poverty are prioritised, not forgotten.
As a society we believe in protecting each other from harm and yet last year over 1.5 million people in the UK were pushed into destitution, going without the bare essentials and locked out of the chance of building a decent and secure life.
How we mapped working-age poverty risk by parliamentary constituency
Monday, May 15, 2017
We have mapped the risks of working-age poverty across Great Britain, looking at out-of-work benefits, in-work tax credits, low pay and skill levels to provide a constituency-level snapshot of where high levels of working-age poverty are most likely to exist.