PROPOSED REFORMS to legal aid came under fire from all sides of the Commons in a Westminister Hall debate yesterday. According to Citizens Advice, the changes will deny thousands of vulnerable people access to help. Its main complaint is a new system of paying advice agencies a fixed amountRead More →

According to the Times today, Gordon Brown could announce as soon as next Tuesday a ‘mortgage rescue’ package – a series of measures aimed at encouraging councils and housing associations to offer struggling homeowners financial help in return for a financial stake in their homes. The newspaper understands thatRead More →