Articles Posted in the " Housing Coops " Category

  • Sympathetic coverage in the Daily Mail!

    The Daily Mail is supporting a progessive campaign! The paper did a piece of Vivienne Westwood recently that included a prominent picture of the photo call to save Lambeth’s Housing Co-ops. You can see the article here The photo call was also mentioned briefly by the Telegraph and the Express. These reports were rather “fluffy” […]

  • Housing Coops covered by the BBC & South London Press

    Thanks to everyone who attended the photo call to save Lambeth’s housing co-operatives on Wednesday. The turnout was good and the media attention was great, with a half page article in the South London Press. We also got on the BBC, in particular: We were mentioned frequently on BBC Radio London News. See for example, […]

  • Photo call – Defend Social Housing

    Photo call – Don’t Evict Martiza – Stop selling social housing in Lambeth! Wednesday 5th March, 11am 22 Lillieshall Road, London SW4 With Maggi Hambling, Kate Hoey MP, Mark Thomas and Vivienne Westwood All welcome – please come and show your support for social housing (Note: There’s a “spin off” photo call at 10am on […]

  • Housing Cooperatives are on TV

    Congratulations to the Lambeth United Housing Cooperative for getting a special feature on last week’s BBC Inside Out London You can watch the piece here Maritza is prominently featured in the film, and the campaign to save her house is still ongoing. Please contact us for details of how you can get involved

  • Don’t Evict Maritza Protest Covered by Local Press

    The Don’t Evict Maritza protest last Wednesday 29th January was covered by the local press. We had an article in the Brixton Blog and an article in the SWLondoner This is good, but the council still haven’t removed the threat of eviction from Maritza and we still need lots of help in the campaign. Please […]

  • Lobby of Lambeth Council 29 January, 2014

      Don’t let the Cooperative Council evict Maritza’s family from their housing coop DEMONSTRATE: 6pm, Wednesday 29th January, Lambeth Town Hall Maritza Tschepp has been living in her home in Stockwell for 33 years. Like most of the houses in the area, it was in a terrible state when she moved in. But she has […]