Increase in the number of homeless children across Lincolnshire and Newark

South Holland has seen the biggest rise

The number of homeless children living in temporary accommodation across Lincolnshire and Newark is on the rise.

South Holland has some of the worst numbers, with 76 children needing help this year that's an increase of more than 50 percent on the previous 12 months.

Charity shelter, which released the stats, is urging all political parties to put housing at the top of their domestic agendas.

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