Posts tagged ‘homeless’

March 1, 2018

Homeless doesn’t mean Worthless

by duncanr

my late wife used to hate going into town with me – I’d spend £10-20 before we reached any shops!

she was convinced all beggars had smart phones secreted about their person, were connected to one another via a whatsapp group, and as soon as i’d . . .

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December 18, 2017

The Firmest Friend

by duncanr
December 14, 2017

An Early Xmas Present

by duncanr

at xmas, charities saturate the media and social networks, and ambush us in the streets or shops, to remind us that xmas can be pretty miserable for those less fortunate than ourselves and how we can make a difference by handing over some of our cash

well one man in France who didn’t have much to . . .

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November 26, 2017

Action Hunger Vending Machine

by duncanr

the charity ‘Action Hunger‘ is planning to install Britain’s first vending machine for the homeless, dispensing fresh fruit, sanitary towels, socks, energy bars and sandwiches for free, in Nottingham – followed by others in Birmingham, Manchester, and London

how the scheme will work – http://tinyurl.com/y86rcoz8

Artists’ impressions of the Action Hunger’s vending machine for the homeless, to be installed in Nottingham before Christmas

April 12, 2017

Poor get Papal Makeover

by duncanr

service wash, anyone?

Pope Francis has opened a laundrette offering free washers, driers, and irons for use of the poor and homeless – http://tinyurl.com/mq53dbv

hhmmm, ‘cleanliness is next to godliness‘ in action?

January 4, 2017

Brummie Life – No 11

by duncanr

been a while since I posted anything about where I live, under the Brummie Life tag . . .

December 30, 2016

Caring for Dogs

by duncanr

for many homeless folk, their dog is their only friend/companion

looking after a dog, however, can be an expensive business

fortunately, there are vets like Ruby on hand to help . . .

December 26, 2016

Pie’s Xmas Message

by duncanr

December 17, 2016

Happy Birthday, Frank

by duncanr

Pope Francis had 8 homeless folk for breakfast this morning . . . greedy bugger!

pope-frank-burping

http://tinyurl.com/hal2z8r

August 9, 2016

Time is the Most Precious Gift . . .

by duncanr

one can give to anyone!

Josh Coombes gives free haircuts to homeless folk n London . . .

as his contribution to the ‘do something for nothing‘ movement . . .

you can read about the . . .

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