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Falling Leaves

That first breath of air leaving the NJ Transit car, the first time I can really smell the greenery, and that first look at a canopy of trees are things I ignored or dismissed for years. 843 more words

Autumn

Want to know what tenants want? Try talking to them

As part of our Right to Transfer process in Bushbury Hill we have recently opened what we call our Information house on the estate. Open five sessions a week, including evenings and Saturdays it offers every tenant a chance to come and chat to us about the transfer proposal. 338 more words

RTT

The Big Plaster

Although childhood memories of the early 50s are fading fast, we should record them for our children to try and understand why we think and do as we do even now. 852 more words

Humour

Council House Urchins

This blog is about celebrating working class life in all its diversity and richness, and invites you to celebrate too by sharing some of your own memories with me – a self-proclaimed ‘council house urchin’ who was born (at home) in one of Birmingham’s last remaining back-to-backs in the late 1960’s. 339 more words

70s

Right To Buy

Right To Buy Council House

If you live in a council property, armed forces property or government property such as NHS Trust property you could have the right to buy your council house at a discount. 176 more words

Buying Council House