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Call for religious orders to offer empty convents and priests' homes to homeless

The Republic's Housing, Planning and Local Government Minister Simon Coveney appealed for religious orders to consider if they could donate any other buildings to put a roof over people's heads
Ed Carty, PA
RELIGIOUS orders in the south have been urged to offer the state vacant or disused priests' homes, convents and buildings to ease the housing and homeless crisis. Housing, Planning an[...]

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