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Poll: are we demonising beggars?

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TFN poll: does new survey demonise beggars?

Does Community Safety Glasgow survey demonise beggars?


There was controversy this week when a survey was launched into begging in Glasgow.

The poll, commissioned by Community Safety Glasgow – a body made up of Police Scotland and the city council - asks about attitudes to beggars and people’s experiences of aggressive or hostile behaviour.

However, Frank Hardie, a street pastor, says this survey highlights begging as a problem and isn’t concerned with solutions to homelessness.

What do you think? Read our story hereand decide: does this survey demonise beggars?

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over 5 years ago
I reckon the author should proof read the text before posting.