Archives For Housing

Residents of Eros House tower block protest about housing conditions, inadequate heating, disrepair, damp and anti social behaviour, supported by the Renters Union, Catford, Lewisham Council, South London
© Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Phil Murphy of Fuel Poverty Action speaking, Safe Cladding and Insulation Now protest, MHCLG, London. Following the Grenfell tragedy, protest demanding safe cladding for housing and public sector buildings and proper insulation from the cold for tenants
© Stefano Cagnoni/reportdigital.co.uk

Photos Newly formed London Renters Union ironic protest at the Resident Future Renting Landlords Association conference with violins and a spoof cheque. The conference discussed the “increasingly hostile environment for landlords”, Imperial College, London
© Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Subprime Mortgage Default Detroit, Michigan USA A house on Detroit’s east side being sold at a foreclosure auction. © Jim West/reportdigital.co.uk

Social Housing Not Social Cleansing, stop HDV march to Haringey Civic Centre, London
© Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Women and children gathering flowers in Kent countryside 1947
© Felix H. Man/Report-IFL Archive/reportdigital.co.uk

Post war UN World Health Organisation programme Bosnia 1948. UN Medical professional with young child Srebrenica
© Eric Schwab/Report-IFL Archive/reportdigital.co.uk

Author Vita Sackville West Sissinghurst Castle, Kent 1948 in her sitting room at home. Novelist, poet, garden designer and journalist
© Kurt Hutton/Report-IFL Archive/reportdigital.co.uk

Frederick Ashton founding choreographer of the Royal Ballet Suffolk 1958 in the garden of Chandos Lodge his country home
© Kurt Hutton/Report-IFL Archive/reportdigital.co.uk

British holidaymakers on their annual summer vacation at their Camping Coaches – disused train carriages converted for holiday use Loddiswell near Kingsbridge in Devon 1959
© Alan Vines/Report-IFL Archive/reportdigital.co.uk

Young men hanging around in an amusement arcade at night Paris 1961
© Romano Cagnoni/Report-IFL Archive/reportdigital.co.uk

Artist Bridget Riley in her studio in Chelsea London 1963 discussing a painting called Fission
© Romano Cagnoni/Report-IFL Archive/reportdigital.co.uk

Drinking outside a pub Durham Miners Gala 1964
© Romano Cagnoni/Report-IFL Archive/reportdigital.co.uk

London 1964 Jonathan MIller interviewing Susan Sontag for Arts program BBC Monitor
© Romano Cagnoni/Report-IFL Archive/reportdigital.co.uk

Modern Victor Pasmore murals Council rates hall, Newcastle Civic Centre 1965
© Malcolm Aird/Report-IFL Archive/reportdigital.co.uk

Jim Haynes co-founder of the Traverse Theatre Edinburgh 1965 seeking to extend the spirit of the Edinburgh Festival throughout the year
© Patrick Eagar/Report-IFL Archive/reportdigital.co.uk

National Seamens strike meeting Victoria and Albert Dock, London 1966. Trade union members supported by their wives and children
© Patrick Eagar/Report-IFL Archive/reportdigital.co.uk

Florence Floods, Italy, 1966 in which 100 died and many cultural artefacts, books, paintings and sculptures were damaged. It was the worst flood for five hundred years. Florentines returning from a food distribution centre on a street behind the Palazzo Vecchio.
© Romano Cagnoni/Report-IFL Archive/reportdigital.co.uk

Harold Wilson visiting council housing estate, Notting Hill, London, 1972 to draw attention to poor housing
© Peter Arkell/reportdigital.co.uk

R D Laing radical psychiatrist speaking, Royal Festival Hall London 1973. Writer on mental illness, in particular psychosis
© Chris Davies/Report-IFL Archive/reportdigital.co.uk

Mass meeting of Triumph workers in occupation of their factory, 1973 to prevent its closure, Meriden, near Coventry
© NLA/reportdigital.co.uk

Assembling Concorde for BOAC, BAC Filton factory, Bristol
© Peter Arkell/NLA/reportdigital.co.uk

Homosexual men kissing in public thereby technically committing an illegal act, St James Park, London 1975 Campaigning for reform of the Law
© Chris Davies/Report-IFL Archive/reportdigital.co.uk

Young black teenage boy hanging around after school with nothing to do, Hillrise Mansions estate North London 1973
© John Sturrock/Report-IFL Archive/reportdigital.co.uk

1978 Tom Robinson talking to fans at the Anti Nazi League Rock Against Racism festival Victoria Park Hackney London
© Nick Oakes/Report-IFL Archive/reportdigital.co.uk

David Attenborough with Cocky the cockatoo, London Zoo 1980 to publicise a training scheme for zoo keepers
© NLA/reportdigital.co.uk

1985 Diane Abbott in a satirical comedy review sketch, Labour Party Womens Conference
© Stefano Cagnoni/Report-IFL Archive/reportdigital.co.uk

FBU demonstration in Liverpool against cuts to the Fire Service threatened by abolition of the Metropolitan Councils by Conservative Government. From l to r Terry Fields, Bill Deal, Pres FBU, Ken Cameron, Gen Sec FBU, and Derek Hatton of Liverpool City Council 1986
© John Smith/Report-IFL Archive/reportdigital.co.uk

USA, Women’s March on Washington DC. Over a million protest against Donald Trump on his first day as President © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

USA, Women’s March on Washington DC. Over a million protest against Donald Trump on his first day as President © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Striking British Airways cabin crew lobby Parliament in a dispute over low pay, Westminster, London        © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

 

 

Coachella Valley, California, The hands of a palmeros show the lines and creases of a lifetime of hard work in the date palm groves                                   © David Bacon/reportdigital.co.uk

 

Tucson, Arizona, USA Mexican Border, Tucson Samaritans placing crosses in the desert where the remains of immigrants were found. Hundreds of migrants from Mexico and Central America die trying to evade US Border Patrol checkpoints. More than 500 crosses planted in Arizona by the Samaritans and other groups now mark where they died                                                                © Jim West/reportdigital.co.uk

Pensioner in sheltered accommodation eating his meals on wheels lunch, Telford. Provided by a private company                                                                 © John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

Mother and son laying flowers. Flowers, candles, balloons and other tributes to the victims of the Manchester Arena terrorist bomb, St Anns Square, Manchester, UK © Paul Herrmann/reportdigital.co.uk

Jeremy Corbyn Labour Party general Election campaign, Blyth, Northumberland © Mark Pinder/reportdigital.co.uk

Jeremy Corbyn speaking to Labour Party general election campaign rally Birmingham © John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

Jeremy Corbyn speaking to Labour Party general election campaign rally Birmingham © John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

Grenfell Tower Fire. Pockets of fire still visible in some flats as smoke is seen still smouldering a full 12 hours after the raging inferno that engulfed the West London tower block seen on the left resulting in the loss of many lives
© Stefano Cagnoni/reportdigital.co.uk

Wall of condolence a few hundred metres from the Grenfell Tower fire filled with messages of love and solidarity in memory of the victims of the tragedy, London               © Stefano Cagnoni/reportdigital.co.uk

CCTV and Grenfell Tower Fire, West London © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Floral tributes and missing posters for the victims Grenfell Tower Fire, West London                                  © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Children with floral tributes tributes and missing posters for the victims Grenfell Tower Fire, West London © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Black Water County band playing, Tolpuddle Martyrs Festival, Dorset                  © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Denver, Colorado, USA: National Ice Core Laboratory curator Geoff Hargreaves holding a one meter section ice core stored at -36 degrees C. The Laboratory stores 19,000 meters of ice cores from Antarctica, Greenland, and North America and makes them available to scientists studying climate change and other issues. It is part of the U S Geological Survey funded by the National Science Foundation © Jim West/reportdigital.co.uk

Birmingham council refuse workers go on strike against redundancies, Perry Barr Depot, Birmingham. Birmingham City Council want to save £600,000 a year by axing 113 grade three bin men and replacing them with lower paid positions © John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

McDonalds workers strike, Crayford, South East London. Fast Food Rights Campaign want 10 pounds an hour, end to zero hour contracts and union rights © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Lee Nelson AKA Simon Brodkin giving Theresa May a P45 he said was from Boris Johnson, Conservative Party Conference, Manchester 2017                       © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Waves from Storm Ophelia smashing into lighthouse and seawall, Porthcawl, South Wales © Paul Box/reportdigital.co.uk

Homeless and hungry queuing for food, Coventry. The soup kitchen and food bank is provided by The Midland Langar Seva Society. Eating cake                     © John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

Firefighters stand in respect, Justice for Grenfell silent walk, Kensington and Chelsea, London © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

StopHDV protest against gentrification of council estate, High Court, London, as judicial review of the Haringey Development Vehicle which will hand over Council housing estates to property developer Lendlease, begins
© Philip Wolmuth/reportdigital.co.uk

Ferrier Point which allegedly same cladding as Grenfell Tower, Newham, East London  © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Ferrier Point which allegedly same cladding as Grenfell Tower, Newham, East London
© Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

March of the towers, Resistance in the East End protest for safe homes organised by Focus E15 Mothers, Newham, East London © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

March of the towers, Resistance in the East End protest for safe homes organised by Focus E15 Mothers, Newham, East London
© Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

March of the towers, Resistance in the East End protest for safe homes organised by Focus E15 Mothers, Newham, East London © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

March of the towers, Resistance in the East End protest for safe homes organised by Focus E15 Mothers, Newham, East London
© Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk