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Jeremy Corbyn writes 'this should never have happened' in card after homeless man freezes to death outside Parliament

Jeremy Corbyn has left flowers and a note reading "this should never have happened" after a homeless man froze to death outside Parliament.

The Labour leader offered his condolences in a card in which he made a moving but political message among tributes at the spot where the man was found dead near Westminster Underground station.

He wrote: "This should never have happened. As a country we must stop walking by. Rest in Peace."

The Labour leader wrote: 'This should never have happened. As a country we must stop walking by. Rest in peace.'

Emergency services found the man on Wednesday morning after being called to a part of Westminster Underground station.

Mr Corbyn later tweeted calling for everyone to be properly housed.

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