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PRESS RELEASE: Response to fierce reaction on @worcesternews from public about closure of night shelter in Worcester tonight (30th Dec 2016)


It has been reported in the Worcester News today that the emergency night shelter which has been activated since Boxing Day is closing tonight, due to the temperature rising above 0 degrees. 272 more words

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Email sent to David Blake, Head of Place at Worcester City Council (@myworcester)

6.25pm 20th December 2016 from Hugo Sugg <hugo@hugosearthquake.org>

Dear David,

I write you this email to raise your attention to the fact I have received no response to a perfectly valid email from me to your Housing Manager, Nina Warrington in regards to the Homeless Forum. 943 more words


18/11/16 - #TentDeath LATEST UPDATES:

Hello and welcome to the coverage of our #TentDeath Campaign: Getting justice for Cardon Banfield who sadly died, decomposed and rotted away in a tent on the banks of the Severn in Worcester June/July 2016. 484 more words


EXCLUSIVE: @HugoSugg comes out from behind #HugosEarthquake & explains why #TentDeath matters so much to him.

74 year old Cardon Banfield, who tragically passed away and decomposed in a tent this summer, is the latest victim of the shambles that is Worcester City and Worcestershire county’s homeless provision. 1,508 more words


#TentDeath Update: FOI Request to @myworcester to look over @CCProjects / @CCPWorcs Contract.

The Freedom of Information Act comes in handy to a Campaigning organisation, because we can use it to challenge and argue our point.

Hugo’s Earthquake believes that Worcester City Council has written a bad Tender Contract for the homeless in Worcester, at the expense of £500,000 (over 2 years) of which County Community Projects (Gloucester) bidded and was awarded. 1,015 more words


#TentDeath Campaign: The questions we want answering.

There has been a unified silence amongst CCP, Worcester City Council and Maggs Day Centre today, but that can only last so long.

The Council have are spending £250,000 per year (for 2 years with possibility of extension for one more year) and commissioned CCP to provide the new service. 158 more words