UK: PM vows to end postcode lottery for domestic abuse victims

Theresa May has vowed to end the postcode lottery for those escaping domestic abuse.

Thousands of people seeking refuge from abusive and violent relationships will be better protected by a new legal duty for councils to provide secure homes for them and their children.

The prime minister said the policy aimed to end variations in provision across the country and bolster protection in the domestic abuse bill being considered by MPs. Read more via Guardian