Wayne Simmons

Wayne Simmons

Wayne Simmons is a Northern Irish author and journalist now living in Cardiff, Wales. He’s a new member of the Fabians, Labour and the Co-Operative party.

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LOFTUS-VILLAGE

Homelessness: a co-operative solution

Wayne Simmons

With the Co-Operative party celebrating its centenary this year, Wayne Simmons looks at how co-operative approaches can be employed to address a social injustice close to his heart: homelessness. It’s Christmas Day, 1998, and I’m surrounded by Belfast’s homeless. The first day at my new job as a support worker with a local hostel for…