Shame of kids living in a box
MISERY We are the world’s fifth-largest economy – so why are homeless children being sent off to sleep in shipping containers?
It’s shameful that 124,000 kids have nowhere to live and, due to council funding gaps, families are living in these cramped metal boxes, which are like ovens when the sun comes out – which it has been doing.
One mum had to sleep with the door wide open in summer and her poor baby got heat rash. In winter, it was horribly cold.
But don’t worry! Boris has suspended Parliament to make new legislation to get our country on track, so I’m sure he’ll make sorting this scandal his top priority.
If ever there was a man who needed locking in a box...