BIG Issue seller Robin Fabian is quids in, thanks to a contactless card reader.
Robin, 50 — who has sold the magazine near Bristol University for seven years — said many students no longer carried cash and the £30 hand-held device paid for itself in a day.
The dad of
A HOMELESS man found dead yards from the MPs' entrance to Parliament returned to the UK illegally after being jailed for sexually abusing a child.
Former model Marcos Amaral Gourgel, 35, had been deported back to Portugal after serving his sentence but managed to sneak back into the UK.
JAW-DROPPING footage has emerged of man’s heart appearing to be on the verge of exploding out of his chest after he was kicked in his testicles.
Clips show a homeless man called Daniel Stanley using his amazing medical complaint, which has led to him being nicknamed “heart-attack”, to
THE heartbroken "soulmate" of tragic homeless soldier Darren Greenfield has told of her agony at his sudden death.
Selina Robinson, 44, who met Darren on a military tour of Bosnia in 1997, revealed a friend held his hand at his bedside during his last breaths.
Army veteran Darren, 47, died
A SCRUFFY beggar menacing people for cash was arrested by police - who found his pockets stuffed with notes with a value of more than half-a-million pounds.
The man was threatening people who would not hand him cash outside the Resecentrum bus and train station in Uppsala, 50 miles
A MAN thought to be homeless has died just yards from the entrance to the Houses of Parliament this morning.
Police confirm the as-yet unidentified man died in the underpass which connects Westminster Tube station with the Parliamentary Estate.
A statement from the Met said he was found unresponsive by
A HOMELESS man has been living in a phone box outside an Aldi supermarket in Birmingham for the last four months.
Every evening, Stephen Pope uses a few blankets and sleeping bag to turn the BT phone booth into a make-shift bedroom as the nights turn increasingly cold.
WEALTHY residents in one of Britain’s richest boroughs will be asked to pay a voluntary 'tax' to help the young, homeless and lonely.
Westminster Council will send letters to homeowners in the highest council tax bracket - Band H - asking them to cough up an extra £833.
AN ARMY veteran with 23 years service and was once Prince Charlies and Diana’s driver has now been left sleeping on the streets and suffering from PTSD.
Mark Roberts, 50, has an extensive military record and is a Gulf War hero, begin amongst the first troops involved in the
HYANNIS, Mass. — A Massachusetts family is trying to repay a homeless man who helped save a father suffering from a heart attack.
WFXT-TV reports George Dakin was walking in Hyannis on Aug. 7 when he collapsed in front of Champ Homes. The organization provides transitional housing for the
A MOB of far-right protesters were sent packing by the mates of a tragic soldier when they hijacked his name in a hate-filled demo.
Around 30 members of the Scottish Defence League staged a demo in Edinburgh claiming to be in tribute of squaddie Darren Greenfield, 48, who was
A FORMER soldier who stopped in a bus lane to give warm clothes to a freezing cold homeless man on Christmas Day has been slapped with a £70 fine.
Lee Williamson, a volunteer with a charity that helps ex-servicemen, pulled over after spotting the rough sleeper outside Leicester railway
Don’t look now, but more homeless people are coming to a nice hotel near you.
The Post reported on Thursday that the city now pays to put up a mind-boggling 11,000 homeless people in hotels — nearly one in six of the roughly 61,000 previously in shelters —
SAS hero Bob Curry has called for all 13,000 homeless veterans to get a home after Sun readers helped him finally bag one.
The 64-year-old has a one-bed place of his own after the brave soldier found himself without a roof over his head.
Now, after 400,000 people signed a
A TANNING salon has come under fire after it installed sprinklers to prevent homeless people bedding down outside.
The sprinklers are programmed to turn on in the evening and it drips water from the roof making the area unsuitable for rough sleepers before shutting off again in the morning.
Before opening a new homeless shelter near Billionaires’ Row in Midtown, the city has quietly been renting rooms in a tourist hotel just three blocks away as an emergency shelter.
The Wellington Hotel on West 55th Street, just steps from City Center, began housing roughly 120 family members
CELEBRITY Big Brother’s Maggie Oliver has accused Ann Widdecombe of being a “misogynist” with “no compassion for the homeless or poor.”
The former detective who worked tirelessly to expose the Rochdale grooming ring told The Sun Online that living with Ann, 70, hasn’t changed her previous opinions of politicians.
A NOTE threatening to throw away a rough sleeper’s belongings if they do not move on has sparked condemnation.
The anonymous warning provides the homeless person with five days to meet the demand.
It was left on bedding in a covered passageway in a shopping centre in Kingston-upon-Thames, south west
A TERRORIST jailed for his part in the Iranian Embassy siege made a cushy life for himself in London using benefits - while SAS hero Bob Curry can't even get a home.
Fowiz Nejad, 61, avoided being sent back to Iran for fear of execution, instead relying on hand-outs - in
BOB Curry, one of the SAS soldiers involved in the 1980 Iranian Embassy siege, has been left homeless by a local council which failed to house him.
Now living in a B&B in Hereford, relying on charities and his mates for a roof over his head, Bob's situation really is
THE wife of infamous nanny killer Lord Lucan reportedly cut her three children out of her will due to their "lack of good manners" and had refused to speak to them for 35 years.
Lady Lucan, 80, died in her multi-million pound home in Belgravia, central London, from a
THE death of a homeless former soldier has sparked outrage among campaigners who are calling for more to be done to help veterans adapt to civilian life.
Darren Greenfield, 47, is understood to have died on December 17 after being admitted to hospital in Edinburgh.
The ex-serviceman was a regular
WELSH legend Sir Tom Jones’ estranged younger son sleeps on a mat in a New Jersey homeless shelter and is desperate to see his father “before it is too late”.
Jonathan Berkery, a 29-year-old aspiring musician who goes by the name of Jon Jones, has never met his father,
A COUNCIL has been accused of "demonising the homeless" after erecting posters which urge locals to not give cash to street sleepers as they may be pretending.
Gloucester City Council's poster titled "Are you really helping homeless people?" says "some people sleeping rough are in accommodation receiving support and
THE wife of infamous nanny killer Lord Lucan cut her three children out of her will leaving her entire fortune to charity before she committed suicide.
Lady Lucan, 80, was found dead in her multi-million pound property in Belgravia, central London, having taken a cocktail of drink and drugs
THIS is the heartwarming moment a homeless eight-year-old boy bursts into tears when he is surprised with his first bedroom.
Daeyrs, from Detroit, Michigan, has spent most of his short life moving between homeless shelters after his mum Dionna lost her job and their house.
After several years of on
A HEARTLESS homeless man who robbed Manchester bombing victims as they bleeding on the ground taunted his family when they questioned his bravery claims.
Chris Parker is expected to be jailed when he is sentenced later this month after his lies were exposed.
The Mirror reports he sent abuse to ex-girlfriend Michelle Ray
SHELBURNE, Vt. — Police say a man in Vermont has used a machete to attack a woman in her 70s as she delivered meals to a motel being used as emergency housing for the homeless.
WCAX-TV reports 32-year-old Burlington resident Abukar Ibrahim is accused of attacking the 73-year-old Meals
THE family of a Manchester bombing victim have branded a homeless man "the lowest of the low" for looting bodies and taking snaps of kids killed in the attack.
Chris Parker, who was initially hailed a hero in the aftermath of the attack, owned up to stealing from the
THE BOSS of Windsor council sparked anger today as he called for the town's homeless population to be kicked out before the royal wedding.
Simon Dudley wrote to his local police chief demanding that he clear out rough sleepers in time for Prince Harry's wedding in May.
He said the