Sunderland offer homeless people shelter from freeze in ‘warm room’

02 March 2018 02:56
• Club offers hot food and places to sleep at Stadium of Light• North-east hit hard by UK’s brutal weatherSunderland turned a usually quiet corner of the Stadium of Light into a temporary shelter for homeless people on Friday.Acutely conscious that the north-east remains one of the areas worst affected by the extreme weather, club staff have created a special “warm room” in the ground’s south-west corner. It can accommodate up to 12 people and is open to all. Related: Sam Allardyce brands UK’s reliance on foodbanks a ‘disgrace’ Continue reading. . read full article

Source: TheGuardian