Monthly Archives: November 2014

Stop Revenge Evictions

Shelter estimates that 200,000 private tenants a year face ‘revenge evictions’.  On Monday I was at a demo outside parliament organised by the GMB union in support of a private members bill introduced by Sarah Teather MP calling for greater … Continue reading

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The March for Homes

I’ve been on marches for peace, jobs and equality, but I’ve never been on a March for Homes.  I’ve been on plenty of local demonstrations about housing, but what’s being planned for 31st January is bigger and broader.  The aim … Continue reading

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Lutfur Rahman revisited

When I wrote about Lutfur Rahman in April I had lots of ‘hits’.  This made me a bit grumpy because it suggested that more people are interested in the small world of Tower Hamlets politics than the much bigger issue of housing.  … Continue reading

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