Author recalls growing up in estate plagued by drugs and prostitution

Author who grew up on a Scottish ‘sink estate’ in the 90s with an alcoholic father and a sister who died of a heroin overdose reveals how she ‘studied her way out’ amid petrol bombs and violent brawls Writer Lynne Coleman, of Edinburgh, grew up on ex-council estate in Glasgow  Claims arson, vandalism and violent brawls were ‘commonplace’ in Auchenback […]

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