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A poetic take on fuel poverty

Poetry would not be what would immediately come to mind on the subject of cold homes and their associated health problems – but that’s exactly what happened when Sheffield Hallam University’s Centre for Health and Social Care Research teamed up with a local poet and photographer to create an...

Submitted by Gary Hartley on Mon, 13/04/2015 - 08:34



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Renting cold homes: from dissatisfaction to action

Disappointment with the status quo can often instigate action. Our recent research reveals that those who consider themselves to live in mouldy, draughty homes are more likely to take steps to tackle these issues. Similarly, our very latest opinion tracker shows that public support proposed...

Submitted by Gary Hartley on Fri, 19/09/2014 - 08:45