Happy Friday! It’s been a busy week and I am ready for the weekend! Here are this week’s links….
Living alone is the dream but it can be a nightmare too. No, like living with others there are plus and minuses to living alone. On the one hand, there is no one to disturb your peace and on the other things only happen when you do them.
Boris Johnson puts foot in it again. I really don’t like him, I think he’s a bad mayor and not a great MP but this whole Brexit thing is really beyond it all. He is the mayor of London, telling his staff not to contradict him on a position that isn’t about London but is about his desire to be leader of the Tory Party.
Rough sleeping on the rise. If the number of homeless people sleeping on the street has risen, then the numbers of ‘hidden homeless’ must have risen as well. When I bang on about the housing crisis and benefit cuts, this is why because this is what happens. The housing shortage is not just about middle class millennials not able to afford to buy or having to flat share, it’s about vulnerable people living on the street.
When restoration goes wrong. Thank goodness for English Heritage…