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Who really sups the gravy on the social housing train?

An article by Elizabeth Spring, on the TPAS (Tenant Empowerment Organisation)

” Politicians and senior housing professionals are locked in debate about who should rent social housing, how much rent we¬† tenants should pay and what length – or brevity – of tenure we should be granted. We are characterised as subsidised beneficiaries. The latest trend is to discuss what stage of life progression merits tenants losing our homes.”

Ravensbury Residents Association RRA


Guardian article on Right to Buy and NHF @CllrMattBennett @natfeddavid

The national Guardian has an interesting piece on recent developments in the housing sector:

Lambeth housing chief attacks ‘grubby’ right-to-buy deal with Tories

Continue reading Guardian article on Right to Buy and NHF @CllrMattBennett @natfeddavid

Interesting & relevant Twitter feeds to follow

Here’s a few Twitter feeds that would be worth viewing:

@LoveMorden :

mymerton (@mymerton):

Wimbledon Guardian (@WimbledonNews):

Merton Council (@Merton_Council):

Merton MPS (@MPSMerton):

Deen City Farm (@deencityfarm):

HPCA (@highpath):

Merton Matters (@MertonMatters):

Mabel Fonge (Miss) (@MabelFonge):

Team Wandle (@teamwandle):

Living Wandle (@LivingWandle):

NT MHP Estate Ranger (@MHPNTranger):

Circle Merton Priory (@CircleMerton):

MHP Nature Group (@MHPNatureGroup):

Saving Southwark (@savingsouthwark):

Cockney Rebel (@cockneyrebelx):

Sheerwater Residents (@SheerwaterRes):

Sweets Way Resists (@SweetsWayN20):

FocusE15 (@FocusE15):

Reclaim London (@reclaimLDN):

Balfron Social Club (@BalfronSocial):

Save Cressingham (@SaveCressingham):

Camden Resists (@CamdenResists):

Littlpeoplinthecity (@seanieoshea):

Guardian Housing

UK Housing Action (@ukhousingaction):

Mumsnet Merton (@MumsnetMerton):

Borough of Mutton (@Mutton_Council):

Park Hill Park (@ParkHillFriends):

Take a look at Municipal Dreams (@MunicipalDreams):