Cause and effect

Despite strong evidence, good arguments and well structured (well we would say that!) campaigns, sometimes, regrettably, bad policy is taken forward. Over the past eighteen months Shelter Scotland and other campaigning organisations have struggled against the Coalition government’s welfare reforms and in particular, the obstinate refusal to listen to either moral reason or a sound […]

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Many Happy Returns

Get the balloons out – this week is the first birthday of Shelter Scotland’s Reclaim Your Fees toolkit! The past year has seen over 2,300 tenants downloading our online toolkit to claim back unlawful fees charged to them by letting agents, with over £350,000 worth of claims made.

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