One in 48 people homeless in Barnet, figures reveal

Figures from Shelter reveal Barnet is eleventh-worst area in UK for homelessness, Barnet Council respond

One in every 48 people is homeless in Barnet, according to newly-released figures.

Homelessness charity Shelter released a run-down last week of the top 50 hotspots for homelessness in the UK, with areas of London taking up the first 17 places.

Barnet comes eleventh with a total of 7,740 people throughout the borough of no fixed abode.

Of this total, 7,719 people are living in temporary accommodation and 21 people are sleeping rough.

Read more here: http://www.times-series.co.uk/news/14946586.One_in_48_people_homeless_in_Barnet__figures_reveal/?ref=fbshr

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