Articles Posted in the " Grenfell " Category

  • WESTBURY a year after Grenfell

    Residents of Westbury knew fully well what Lambeth Council had decided to do to their homes long before it consulted them. There it is on the front of newsletters it was producing back in 2015: “Lambeth Council will be going ahead with regeneration. New homes will be built and some demolition will very likely happen.” […]

  • Lambeth housing a year after Grenfell

    Just over a year ago the terrible fire took hold of Grenfell tower. In the days and weeks that followed the story emerged of a council and management that refused to listen to tenant’s complaints and concerns.  A story of threats and intimidation directed at those tenants who raised their voices. A story of flammable cladding put […]

  • Public Meeting ……Renters are getting organised

    ​ rent rises… agency fees… evictions… disrepair… …discrimination against families and people on housing benefit… Renters are getting organised!           Public meeting for anyone in rented housing who wants to get organised to fight for better conditions. Saturday 29th September 4pm to 6pm Vida Walsh Centre, 2b Saltoun rd (Windrush Square), Brixton SW2 1EP […]

  • Local Elections Housing Question Time / Hustings

    Housing Hustings / Question Time. Chair: Dawn Foster, Guardian columnist and writer on housing and social affairs. Invited panel: Cabinet members in the current Lambeth Labour Council and candidates from all parties and independents. … ** PANEL UPDATE** Confirmed: Gerlinde Gniewosz – Green Party Rachel Heywood – Independant George Turner – Lib Dem Janet Baker […]