Articles Posted in the " Guinness Trust " Category

  • Protest – Social Housing Not Social Cleansing

    Protest – Social Housing not Social Cleansing Wednesday 19th November, 6pm Lambeth Town Hall Let us know you’re coming on facebook Housing activists from across Lambeth are demanding the right to speak at the next Full Council Meeting and are calling for supporters to come and protest with them – 1. Cressingham Gardens residents are […]

  • Guinness Trust Campaign on the front page of the South London Press

    Congratulations to the Justice for Guinness Trust Tenants campaign for getting on the front page of this week’s Brixton and South London Press The campaign now really needs outside solidarity. There’s two ways you can help Sign the petition to demand Guinness Trust shorthold tenants decently Come to the demonstration outside the Town Hall on […]

  • Support Guinness Trust Tenants Facing Eviction

    Assured shorthold tenants (AST) in the Loughborough Park estate have been told to give up possession of their homes by November 16th. Guinness is demolishing the old estate and building new blocks many of which they intend to rent at full market rates – so they have no more need for the shorthold tenants on […]

  • Help Stop Guinness Trust Evictions

    The last shorthold tenants in the Guinness Trust Estate on Loughborough Park got their eviction notices on 10th September – Guinness Housing Association wants them out before Christmas! These residents – some have been there for 10 years and many have children who were born there and attend local schools – have been told to […]

  • Twitter Storm – Stop the Guinness Evictions

    Reposted from Housing Action for Southwark and Lambeth Guinness Partnership – No evictions! Tweet @GuinnessPartnership Wednesday 23rd July, 1-3pm Tweet to @YourGuinness Guinness Trust residents on Assured Shorthold Tenancies (ASTs) on the Loughborough Park estate are facing eviction as their so-called social landlord, Guinness Partnership, has written them out of the regeneration plans. After many […]

  • Report Back – Protest on the Guinness Trust Estate

    About 15 people turned up for a very lively demonstration outside the Guinness Trust Estate Housing Office. They were there to protest against the eviction of short hold tenants and the ‘regeneration’ scheme that would leave flats empty, put up rents, destroy security of tenure and worsen repairs. The office was closed and there was […]

  • Rehouse the Guinness Trust Shorthold Tenants

    The Guinness Trust is redeveloping its Brixton estate. Residents of the existing estate will be rehoused in new (smaller) flats, but those with Assured Shorthold Tenancies will be thrown out of their existing homes with no guarantee of rehousing by the Guinness Trust We’re holding a protest this Friday to demand the Assured Shorthold Tenants […]

  • A fair deal for Shorthold Tenants on the Guinness Trust estate

    People from Lambeth Housing Activists will be out this afternoon campaigning for a fair deal for Assured Shorthold Tenants on the Guinness Trust estate Leafletting – Support Guinness Trust Shorthold Tenants Saturday 28th June 2014, 4pm Meet at the clock tower on the estate You can download the leaflet we were handing out here If […]