Jonathan was part of a community of people who lived in vans parked on the side of the street.
More than 50 vehicles made up the group in Bristol. But, following an arson attack and reports of anti-social behaviour, the group was moved on by the council.
BBC Inside Out West followed Jonathan, who was the last man to leave the area.
You can see more about this story on BBC Inside Out West on BBC One on Monday at 7.30pm.