Articles Posted in the " Grenfell " Category

  • Open letter to Lib Peck, Chuka Umunna, Kate Hoey and Helen Hayes

    It is over a month since Clavia Chambers and her 2 young children were evicted by Lambeth council and denied any help on the grounds that they were ‘intentionally homeless’. Clavia has bravely told her story publicly, not only to appeal for help for her own family, but because she does not want other people […]


  • Ahmed – another example of housing failures in Lambeth

    Lambeth housing activists have been running campaign stalls outside the housing office in Lambeth every morning for the last week and every morning we have met people with housing horror stories like Clavia Chambers. This morning we met Ahmed. He has a court case pending on 12th September to evict him from his home so […]


  • Small but important victory for Clavia – Please sign the petition

    Small but important victory for Clavia today. After a two hour occupation of lambeth councils housing office Lambeth Council finally agreed to provide her and her children with emergency accommodation for tonight. Clavia is determined to keep up the fight until her and her children are rehoused by Lambeth. Please sign the petition. https://you.38degrees.org.uk/petitions/rehouse-clavia   […]


  • After Grenfell, Lambeth abolish tenants and leaseholder councils

    Lambeth have formally abolished Tenants and Leaseholders Councils  and it is being replaced with a new form of resident consultation most of which will be on-line. Tenants Council resident members were very much opposed to this as Tenants Council was a very useful forum to question Lambeth Councillors and the executives directly on serious issues […]