Derek Dempsey

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When a resident in emergency accommodation or a person living on the streets expresses suicidal ideation or self-harms, frontline staff can request an urgent call-out by a Sure Steps counsellor to carry out an assessment.  Photograph: Getty Images

An emergency counselling and suicide-prevention service for homeless people has reduced ambulance call-outs to hostels and rough-sleepers by half, a r(...)

More than 1,000 gathered to commemorate the 30th anniversary of the Bradford Fire, which took the lives of 56 people. Photogrpah: PA

Families of the 56 football fans who died in the Bradford fire have said the service to mark the 30th anniversary of the tragedy was “humbling”.More t(...)