POLICE called to homeless people sleeping in bushes in Bournemouth are trying to get them off the street before winter.

Officers from the Bournemouth South Neighbourhood Policing Team were called to the Westbourne area. The exact location has not been revealed.

A spokesman for Bournemouth Police said: "Their details have been passed on to the right services so they can get the help they need getting off the street before the winter comes."

Officers urged the public to report any concerns on 101 or 999 if it is an emergency.