It’s not often you get an invitation to go abroad in the call of duty. Or not for Shelter Scotland anyway. So I was somewhat surprised and delighted, to be invited to take part in a Right to Housing Symposium in Toronto, Canada.
The effects of the bedroom tax will soon come home to roost. Housing benefit cuts will soon become a harsh reality for over 100,000 tenants in Scotland, putting many at risk of eviction and even homelessness.