Monthly Archives: January 2016

  • Statement from Lib Peck on the Housing Bill

    The Lambeth Labour Group of Councillors fully opposes the Tory Government’s Housing and Planning Bill. Labour, locally and nationally, have been lobbying to try and make the bill less destructive. I gave evidence of the Bill’s damaging impact to Lambeth at a Parliamentary committeehttp://www.parliament.uk/business/committees/committees-a-z/commons-select/communities-and-local-government-committee/news-parliament-2015/housing-associations-evidence-15-16/ in November 2015, and together with Cllr Matthew Bennett (Cabinet Member […]


  • March against the Housing Bill – Saturday 30th January

    Tell everyone what the Tories are doing to social housing!  The Housing Bill marks the end of social housing: The end of secure lifetime tenancies. Council tenancies will be for 2 to 5 years with no right to pass it on to your children. Landlords will have access to tenant’s personal income information and if […]