TITLE

Rough sleepers return to Park Lane

AUTHOR(S)
Josh Pettitt
PUB. DATE
August 2014
SOURCE
Evening Standard;8/22/2014, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
TRADERS in Park Lane have accused rough sleepers of turning their parade into a "slum" after a group returned to sleep on their doorsteps.
ACCESSION #
97587383

 

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