Hackney council challenged over attendance at London Real Estate Forum
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Hackney council challenged over attendance at London Real Estate Forum

This week, developers, corporate landlords and politicians gathered for the London Real Estate Forum, for what its website described as the “premier event for the development sector, hosted in the heart of Mayfair, Berkeley Square, bringing two days of debate, deals and networking took place in Old Street.” I’ll give you a couple of moments … Continue reading

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Action! Hackney council stop criminalising the homeless #NotFineWithUS

Demonstration: 17:00-19:30, Monday 22 June, Hackney Town Hall, Mare St, E8 1EA FB Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/1403275666667416/ Hackney council have decided in their wisdom to make rough sleeping and begging criminal offences. People found begging or rough sleeping will be fined up to £1,000. Let’s take action against their cruel, unjust treatment that criminalises vulnerable people the … Continue reading

ACTION! Tell the council private renting needs to change
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ACTION! Tell the council private renting needs to change

For the last few months we’ve been gathering stories from renters in Hackney – they’ve been telling us tales that would make your hair curl, of abusive landlords, greedy, incompetent letting agents, rip off rents, evictions and shocking states of disrepair. Come with us on Saturday 26th April, 12pm to present these stories to Hackney … Continue reading