Housing, Feb. 2002, p. 16-18
Report of an interview with Ashley Horsey, head of the government's new Bed and Breakfast Unit. Argues that the key to reducing the number of homeless families in bed and breakfast hotels is facilitation of access to private sector accommodation.
Roof, Mar/Apr 2002, p. 13
People asking for a review of a council's decision not to house them at present have to put their case to a senior council official not involved in the original application. However, recent case law invoking the European Convention on Human Rights could force councils to use a fully independent panel to resolve reviews.
Edinburgh: Scottish Executive, 2002
(For comment see Roof, Mar/Apr 2002, p. 16-19)