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Listen: Peter McVerry In Favour Of Lifting Of Ban On Bedsits.

: 09/13/2017 - 11:15

Peter McVerry, whose trust runs most of Kildare's homelessness services,  is in favour of bringing back bedsits, but not for the benefit of landlords' pockets.

They were outlawed in 2013 because so many of the single occupancy units were substandard.

However the Housing Minister is expected to announce their reintroduction next week in a bid to tackle the homeless crisis.

Father Peter McVerry believes they could be a good temporary solution:

10mcverry-bedsits-clip-af.mp3, by Ciara Plunkett


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