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How the new squatter law could impact on homelessness

Fred interviews Duncan Shrubsole from 'Crisis' about new squatter law Photo:

A new law to give property owners more rights to evict squatters is being introduced on 1st September.

While the law has been welcomed by people whose homes and properties have been occupied, others warn that there will be a major impact on the level of homelessness on our streets.

Fred Dinenage interviewed Duncan Shrubsole, the Director of Policy for the homeless charity Crisis. Click on the video below to hear his reaction to the new law.

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