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CHART-TOPPING singer songwriter Ed Sheeran slept rough outside Buckingham Palace as a teenager while trying to make it in the music business.
Officers confirmed that Donnelly, in his late 30s, carried large sums of money on his person and kept a substantial amount of money in his sleeping bag when he slept rough.
CARDBOARD DUVET: Kerry Smith (third from left) and, inset right, with other volunteers who slept rough in the annual Mansfield Big Snore to raise money to help the homeless
DOZENS of veterans slept rough in Glasgow's George Square to raise awareness of forgotten soldiers who end up homeless after leaving the military.