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Britain's Hidden Housing Crisis

Britain is in the grip of a housing crisis of a sort not seen before - where even the most unexpected people are finding themselves homeless. Every two and a half minutes someone in Britain is threatened with losing their home. This Panorama Special follows four stories over five months and reveals the devastating impact of being evicted from your own home and losing everything - from an investment banker now sleeping rough in a park in Croydon; to a businessman who lost his company in the recession; and a grandmother who gets cancer, has to stop working and then has her house repossessed.

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1 hour

Last on

Thu 13 Dec 2012 21:00

Britain's Hidden Housing Crisis - Support and Resources

If you, or someone you know has been affected by the issues in this programme, there are organisations you can contact for health and support 


Role Contributor
DirectorJames Jones
ProducerJames Jones
Executive ProducerRachel Crellin
Executive ProducerSteve Hewlett