While you enjoy your weekend:
This is a homeless man in Newcastle train station, soaking wet with a drenched sleeping bag over his shoulders.His name is Alan, he is 26 and he has been living on the streets for 18 months.
He plays Für Elise, Moonlight Sonata and other Beethoven standards.
Do not avert your eyes. Can you do something to help?
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