Panorama visits a London suburb and a new-build estate in Essex to measure the potential impact of population growth on the housing market.
Britain's looming population pressures
With a population of 70 million forecast for Britain by 2030, reporter John Ware looks at the looming pressures on public services and political leaders.Feeling full? Read more here
Panorama visits a mother-of-five in east London where a council housing shortage has left families living in damp, sub-standard conditions.
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