30 People Slept Rough On The Streets Of Dublin Last Night

30 People Slept Rough On The Streets Of Dublin Last Night
Niall Colbert
Niall Colbert

1 Mar 2018

30 people slept rough during the freezing conditions in Dublin last night.

The Peter McVerry Trust says that they were offered help but refused beds.

Homeless charities are reporting a big increase in demand for their services during the cold snap.

Peter McVerry reps say 106 beds were allocated at a sports centre in Dublin's South Inner City, an increase on 81 on the night before.

You can help by letting homeless charities know if you see someone sleeping rough: