'Sleeping in our car for nine weeks'
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Mersea Island homeless grandparents living in car

A couple have told how they have been living and sleeping in their car for nine weeks while they waited for a council home to be allocated.

Grandparents Tina and Winston Reid, both 54, have been moving around Mersea Island, Essex ever since their rented caravan became uninhabitable due to a broken sewage pipe.

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  • 27 Jan 2019