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NOTTING HILL HOUSING TRUST DOES THE DIRTY IN NORTH LONDON

We shouldn’t have to comment on the particular role of the Notting Hill Housing Trust in the despicable behaviour detailed below. However, we can’t help but wonder whatever happened to the humane origins of these so-called ‘ housing trusts’ which usually owe their origins to benevolent endowments from rich patrons (eg Peabody, Guiness, Rowntree etc) in the early part of the 20th century, who provided generously for the housing needs of the poor and underprivileged of the time. 657 more words

SOLIDARITY DEMO TODAY FOR AYLESBURY SIX

We are calling for as many of our friends and supporters as possible to come today to support one of the ‘Aylesbury Six’.

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We’re starting the day with a solidarity demo outside Camberwell Magistrates Court. 222 more words

Please Ask YOUR councillor to vote AGAINST Cuts before 4pm tomorrow!

As you know we are against the cuts this council has made and the further £31m proposed for tomorrow at 7pm. As well as joining the lobby from… 267 more words

Cuts

WESTWAY STABLES UNDER THREAT

In the shadow of the Westway flyover, there is a small enclave of stables which Sarah Tuvey has run for the past twenty years, offering riding to community groups from the surrounding areas and single-handedly keeping the age-old culture of horsemanship alive in this corner of London. 594 more words

RENTAL EVICTIONS AT RECORD HIGH IN WEST LONDON

As London-wide resistance continues to grow to the brutal social housing policies of local authorities throughout the capital, new data has been released indicating that West London renters are being evicted from their homes at a record rate. 67 more words

Guinness Trust Occupation Ongoing

 

Major victories at the Guinness Trust estate in Brixton, where 44 families faced eviction to make way for flats to be sold privately – the campaign has not only stopped the first eviction, but has won the right for all affected families to apply for rehousing in London. 58 more words

Taking the housing struggle onto the streets of London...

Readers of this blog can be forgiven for doing a double take when they see the image above of a militant housing protest blocking Tower Bridge and contrast that with the previous piece about us and our partners at BASHA helping Love Laindon a couple of days ago with a litter pick at the Laindon Centre. 543 more words

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