HL Deb 24 March 1993 vol 544 c16WA
Baroness Jeger

asked Her Majesty's Government:

What is the estimated number of homeless people in central London.

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department of the Environment (Lord Strathclyde)

A count conducted in November 1992 by voluntary organisations that work with homeless people found 419 homeless people sleeping rough in central London.