Articles Posted in the " Campaigns " Category

  • Axe the Housing Act

    Upcoming Community Groups Meetings Tuesday 7 June 7pm Kennington Park Community Centre 8 Harleyford St, SE11 5SY   Thursday 16 June 7pm Myatts Field South community hall Evandale Rd, SW9 6QG   Protest Against The Housing Act Saturday June 18th, 12 noon Hyde Park Corner


  • Lambeth eviction endangers life of 80-year-old housing co-op resident, Tony Healy

    report from Lambeth United Coop http://www.lambethunitedhousingco-op.org.uk/?page_id=1076 URGENT UPDATE An urgent update to the story of 81-year-old housing co-op resident Tony Healy, whose case is detailed below. The council are very aware of Tony Healy’s vulnerability and his state of mind and visited him on 2nd March 2016 with doctors and police trying to convince him to […]


  • 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 […]