Pandemic hits Wollongong homeless hard as Piccadilly placed under police lockdown

Angela Thompson
By Angela Thompson
Updated September 23 2021 - 10:33am, first published 7:00am
Dylan Thomas, pictured in his room at Wollongong Hospital, is unable to return to pandemic-hit emergency housing at the Piccadilly Motor Inn.

Dylan Thomas doesn't dream of going too far once lockdown ends - just down to Dicey Riley's on Crown St to sing his usual number - Tracy Chapman's Give Me One Reason - at Wednesday night karaoke.

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Angela Thompson

Angela Thompson

Journalist

Proudly Illawarra Mercury since 2008; these days covering crime and justice issues. UOW alum. Thrilled by the chase and sobered by some of the things I see and hear when I stand still - sometimes in the same day. ang.thompson@austcommunitymedia.com.au

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