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Homeless find salvage in this bitter weather

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The cold weather is a particular threat for those who are sleeping on the streets.

Across the region, prolonged sub-zero temperatures like this trigger an emergency response to make sure there is a bed for anyone who needs one overnight.

There will be beds available in two churches and overnight beds at the Catching Lives day centre Credit: ITV Meridian

In Canterbury, the council has extended its emergency response.

Tonight (28/02) there will be beds available in two churches and overnight beds at the Catching Lives day centre.

Watch this report by Sarah Saunders as she talks to some rough sleepers taking salvage in these day centres:

In Camberley, Andrew Taggart volunteers in a day centre for the homeless. This is what he has to say about the importance of them, especially in weather like this:

Roy James- Edwards became homeless just two weeks ago. He says he's truly grateful for the services day centres provide: