Members of the public were put in an awkward situation last week of having to buy The Big Issue magazine when Tommy, who sells the mag outside the Cafe Nero, started accepting card payments. [read...]
Families can sell them on street corners rather than begging for state handouts. [read...]
‘It makes sense because people living on the streets can move to where they’re needed,’ said a spokesman for one Conservative local authority.
But homeless charities have attacked the plans arguing that dogs might use the ‘homeless lamp posts’ [read...]
The Conservative Party showed its compassionate side yesterday when Iain Duncan Smith announced a series of training initiatives aimed at helping the homeless by improving their begging techniques. [read...]