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  • Minutes of October meeting

    Dorchester Court evictions Residents asked for support in their ongoing campaign to stop evictions. Updates to follow. In the meantime read the background and link to the petition to sign and share is here   Guinness Evictions Another longstanding AST tenant faces a court hearing next week as Guinness attempts to evict him. The protest […]

  • HASL House Party

    We’ve recently received this from our friends in Housing Action for Southwark and Lambeth HASL House Party Saturday 11th August, 7pm – midnight Brixton East 1871, 100 Barrington Road, SW9 7JF London, United Kingdom Let us know you’re coming on facebook WAGED tickets £8… but pay more if you can 😉 . Limited LOW INCOME […]

  • HASL legal workshop

    We recently received this from our friends in Housing Action for Southwark and Lambeth HASL will be running a legal workshop looking at recent developments to homelessness law that will have positive implications our cases for the work we do. Come join us to learn the law and fight for more! Wednesday 5th August 6.30pm-8.30pm […]

  • Pop Up Assembly

    Borrowing from the gentrification dictionary, Reclaim Brixton is organising monthly pop-up assemblies for, with and by the local community. The next assembly is Saturday 25th July, 12noon – 3pm Windrush Square, Brixton Let us know you’re coming on facebook Street assemblies were recently used very successfully in Spain, where they helped create a sense of […]

  • Picket the Council – More Social Housing for Loughborough Park

    At the last activists meeting we decided to picket the council planning meeting Protest – More Social Housing for Loughborough Park Picket the Planning Committee Tuesday 16 June 2015 6:30pm Lambeth Town Hall Let us know you’re coming on facebook Guinness have applied for planning permisson to knock down the remaining old blocks on the […]

  • Guinness Employ Security Violence And Destroy Their Own Flats

    Reposted from the Guinness Occupation site It’s been a little while since we posted an update on here. Things have been ticking along nicely, many different groups in the local area have been using the occupied space to hold their own meetings, and this has allowed us to forge greater bonds with groups in the […]

  • Guinness Occupation Continues

    The Occupation of a flat on the Guinness Estate is still ongoing and is getting attention. The Brixton Blog ran this piece last week. Please check out the occupation website for the latest news and details of how you can help

  • Brixton Fightback: Alabama 3 headline housing benefit

    Reposted from Brixton Buzz BUY TICKETS HERE With the heart of Brixton under attack from property developers, evictions, council regenerations and Network Rail ‘redevelopments’, Brixton Buzz has put together a big benefit concert to try and raise funds for those fighting to keep their homes. Formed of acts with strong connections to the area, the show at […]

  • Guiness Blockade this Tuesday

    Reposted from the Guiness Occupation Blog In recent times we have found the blockades to have been very successful, so we’re back at it again! Shorthold Tenants, Camelot Renters, Secure Tenants, and Supporters! Let’s show Guinness that we’re still not happy with their conduct – not with their treatment of shorthold tenants , not with […]

  • Success for Gustavo! Protest works!

    Reposted from Housing Action for Southwark and Lambeth   Members of HASL, Unite Community and Lambeth Housing Activists are celebrating today as the campaign to win accommodation for Gustavo Garcia, whose circumstances we blogged about previously, has finally been deemed vulnerable by the council and so qualifies for housing under priority need. Only a day […]