Articles Posted in the " Estate Campaigns " Category

  • Housing Crisis Question Time

    The Save Cressingham Gardens campaign are organising a Housing Crisis Question Time Housing Crisis Question Time Thursday 11th November, 7:15pm Holy Trinity Church, Trinity Rise, SW2 2QP Let us know you’re coming on facebook Download a poster here This is your chance to ask the big questions on local housing & regeneration. Chair: Dave Hill […]


  • Media Coverage for Social Housing Protest

    Thanks to everyone who came to our Social Housing not Social Cleansing protest last week. We made our point well and got some good media coverage. There was an long article in SWLondoner and two articles on the Brixton Blog. This article covers the protest, this article covers the council meeting. We now need to […]


  • 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 […]


  • Cressingham Gardens in the Lambeth Weekender

    The Save Cressingham Gardens campaign features prominently in Cllr Scott Ainslie’s column in this week’s Lambeth Weekender (Note: Lambeth Housing Activists is not affiliated with any political party. We welcome Cllr Ainslie’s support, but we have supporters who are members of other political parties and most of our supporters are members of none)


  • 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 […]


  • Cressingham Gardens in the South London Press

    Congratulations on the Save Cressingham Gardens campaign for getting in last week’s South London Press The campaign are planning an even bigger demonstration this Saturday. Please support this demonstration too Demonstrate – Save Cressingham Gardens Saturday 1st November Assemble 10.30 outside the Rotunda hall to leave at 11am We will be walking down the main […]


  • Lobby the Council this Saturday – Save Cressingham Gardens

    Join us in a protest march to save the Cressingham Gardens estate. Demonstrate – Save Cressingham Gardens Saturday 1st November Assemble 10.30 outside the Rotunda hall to leave at 11am We will be walking down the main road to the Lambeth Town Hall in Brixton. All welcome. You don’t need to live on the estate, […]


  • Demonstration – Save Cressingham Gardens

    Reposted from Down Lambeth Way Cressingham Gardens Estate is a lovely place, leafy and green with warm, comfortable beautifully designed housing on a very human scale. A place that fosters community, and indeed, it is part of that post-war building of social housing whose architects believed in just that goal. There is a wonderful summary […]


  • 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 […]