Homeless minister

31st October 1997 at 00:00
"Education Minister wants housing" ran the press release summoning us to Leith Academy this morning. Was Brian Wilson putting in an early bid for accommodation close to the new parliament?

The real story is almost as puzzling. The Housing Education Information Development project is launching housing education in schools. According to the Scottish Council for the Single Homeless, Wilson "will put housing on the education agenda - right up there with sex and careers education".

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