Beggar In Fore Street

Clubs and societies, neighbourhood and social issues
User avatar
Steve
Project Leader
Posts: 659
Joined: Wed 06 Nov, 2013 12:01 am

Beggar In Fore Street

Postby Steve » Tue 03 Nov, 2015 7:27 pm

Surprised to see someone begging outside a shop in Fore Street this afternoon - sitting cross-legged on the pavement with a woollen cap in front of them with a handful of coins.

Golden
Posts: 217
Joined: Sun 01 Dec, 2013 10:36 am

Re: Beggar In Fore Street

Postby Golden » Tue 03 Nov, 2015 8:41 pm

Steve if he's in Marshall's doorway (or nearby) he's been there for a while - often busking of a night-time and trotting out some sing-along tunes. Seems quite a cheerful guy.

User avatar
Steve
Project Leader
Posts: 659
Joined: Wed 06 Nov, 2013 12:01 am

Re: Beggar In Fore Street

Postby Steve » Tue 03 Nov, 2015 9:46 pm

Golden wrote:Steve if he's in Marshall's doorway (or nearby) he's been there for a while - often busking of a night-time and trotting out some sing-along tunes. Seems quite a cheerful guy.

There's a big difference between busking and begging IMHO, not least the fact that the latter is illegal.

And this guy didn't look too cheerful (maybe because someone stole his guitar!).


Return to “Community”

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 2 guests