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London’s number of rough sleepers hits highest level since records began and 12 per cent up on last year

London is now home to the highest number of rough sleepers since records began, new statistics show.

Over 4,000 people were recorded as sleeping rough on the capital’s streets between July and September – 12% up on the same period last year – and with over half doing so for the first time.

It comes days after the Home Secretary, Suella Braverman, branded sleeping on the street as a ‘lifestyle choice’.

London Councils, a cross-party group representing the capital’s local authorities, warned that 60,000 Londoners in private rental accommodation risk being made homeless by the end of the decade.

As many as 22,000 households would be pushed out of their homes if the Local Housing Allowance (LHA) continues to be freezed, it said.

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