Archives For social housing

Contractors inspecting external panels on Bray Tower one of the five towers in Chalcot Estate, Camden, London, all of which have been refurbished using exterior cladding which now has to be urgently replaced as it is proven unsafe following the Grenfell Tower Fire  © Stefano Cagnoni/reportdigital.co.uk

Contractors inspecting external panels on Bray Tower one of the five towers in Chalcot Estate, Camden, London, all of which have been refurbished using exterior cladding which now has to be urgently replaced as it is proven unsafe following the Grenfell Tower Fire
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Disabled resident in a wheelchair entering Blashford Tower. One of the five towers at the Chalcot Estate, Camden, which have been refurbished by Rydon with exterior cladding as was fitted to Grenfell Tower   © Stefano Cagnoni/reportdigital.co.uk

Disabled resident in a wheelchair entering Blashford Tower. One of the five towers at the Chalcot Estate, Camden, which have been refurbished by Rydon with exterior cladding as was fitted to Grenfell Tower
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Taplow Tower. One of the five towers at the Chalcot Estate, Camden, which have been refurbished by Rydon with exterior cladding as was fitted to Grenfell Tower   © Stefano Cagnoni/reportdigital.co.uk

Taplow Tower. One of the five towers at the Chalcot Estate, Camden, which have been refurbished by Rydon with exterior cladding as was fitted to Grenfell Tower
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Social housing and anti-gentrification campaigners disrupt the annual Property Awards attended by luxury property development companies, Grovesnor Hotel, Park Lane. London © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Social housing and anti-gentrification campaigners disrupt the annual Property Awards attended by luxury property development companies, Grovesnor Hotel, Park Lane. London
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Social housing and anti-gentrification campaigners disrupt the annual Property Awards attended by luxury property development companies, Grovesnor Hotel, Park Lane. London © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Social housing and anti-gentrification campaigners disrupt the annual Property Awards attended by luxury property development companies, Grovesnor Hotel, Park Lane. London
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Social housing and anti-gentrification campaigners disrupt the annual Property Awards attended by luxury property development companies, Grovesnor Hotel, Park Lane. London © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Social housing and anti-gentrification campaigners disrupt the annual Property Awards attended by luxury property development companies, Grovesnor Hotel, Park Lane. London
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Residents of Cressingham Gardens Estate in Brixton, London, demonstrate outside Lambeth Town Hall over council plans to demolish their homes and build new housing which they believe will be unaffordable for existing tenants. © Philip Wolmuth (reportdigital.co.uk) Tel: 01789-262151/07831-121483  info@reportdigital.co.uk  www.reportdigital.co.uk  NUJ recommended terms & conditions apply. Moral rights asserted under Copyright Designs & Patents Act 1988. Credit is required. No part of this photo to be stored, reproduced, manipulated or transmitted by any means without permission.

Residents of Cressingham Gardens Estate in Brixton, London, demonstrate outside Lambeth Town Hall over council plans to demolish their homes and build new housing which they believe will be unaffordable for existing tenants.
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Residents of Cressingham Gardens Estate in Brixton, London, demonstrate outside Lambeth Town Hall over council plans to demolish their homes and build new housing which they believe will be unaffordable for existing tenants. © Philip Wolmuth (reportdigital.co.uk) Tel: 01789-262151/07831-121483  info@reportdigital.co.uk  www.reportdigital.co.uk  NUJ recommended terms & conditions apply. Moral rights asserted under Copyright Designs & Patents Act 1988. Credit is required. No part of this photo to be stored, reproduced, manipulated or transmitted by any means without permission.

Residents of Cressingham Gardens Estate in Brixton, London, demonstrate outside Lambeth Town Hall over council plans to demolish their homes and build new housing which they believe will be unaffordable for existing tenants.
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Residents of Cressingham Gardens Estate in Brixton, London, demonstrate outside Lambeth Town Hall over council plans to demolish their homes and build new housing which they believe will be unaffordable for existing tenants. © Philip Wolmuth (reportdigital.co.uk) Tel: 01789-262151/07831-121483  info@reportdigital.co.uk  www.reportdigital.co.uk  NUJ recommended terms & conditions apply. Moral rights asserted under Copyright Designs & Patents Act 1988. Credit is required. No part of this photo to be stored, reproduced, manipulated or transmitted by any means without permission.

Residents of Cressingham Gardens Estate in Brixton, London, demonstrate outside Lambeth Town Hall over council plans to demolish their homes and build new housing which they believe will be unaffordable for existing tenants.
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Tel: 01789-262151/07831-121483
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Residents of Cressingham Gardens Estate in Brixton, London, demonstrate outside Lambeth Town Hall over council plans to demolish their homes and build new housing which they believe will be unaffordable for existing tenants. © Philip Wolmuth (reportdigital.co.uk) Tel: 01789-262151/07831-121483  info@reportdigital.co.uk  www.reportdigital.co.uk  NUJ recommended terms & conditions apply. Moral rights asserted under Copyright Designs & Patents Act 1988. Credit is required. No part of this photo to be stored, reproduced, manipulated or transmitted by any means without permission.

Residents of Cressingham Gardens Estate in Brixton, London, demonstrate outside Lambeth Town Hall over council plans to demolish their homes and build new housing which they believe will be unaffordable for existing tenants.
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Residents of Cressingham Gardens Estate in Brixton, London, demonstrate outside Lambeth Town Hall over council plans to demolish their homes and build new housing which they believe will be unaffordable for existing tenants. © Philip Wolmuth (reportdigital.co.uk) Tel: 01789-262151/07831-121483  info@reportdigital.co.uk  www.reportdigital.co.uk  NUJ recommended terms & conditions apply. Moral rights asserted under Copyright Designs & Patents Act 1988. Credit is required. No part of this photo to be stored, reproduced, manipulated or transmitted by any means without permission.

Residents of Cressingham Gardens Estate in Brixton, London, demonstrate outside Lambeth Town Hall over council plans to demolish their homes and build new housing which they believe will be unaffordable for existing tenants.
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Tel: 01789-262151/07831-121483
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Residents of Cressingham Gardens Estate in Brixton, London, demonstrate outside Lambeth Town Hall over council plans to demolish their homes and build new housing which they believe will be unaffordable for existing tenants. © Philip Wolmuth (reportdigital.co.uk) Tel: 01789-262151/07831-121483  info@reportdigital.co.uk  www.reportdigital.co.uk  NUJ recommended terms & conditions apply. Moral rights asserted under Copyright Designs & Patents Act 1988. Credit is required. No part of this photo to be stored, reproduced, manipulated or transmitted by any means without permission.

Residents of Cressingham Gardens Estate in Brixton, London, demonstrate outside Lambeth Town Hall over council plans to demolish their homes and build new housing which they believe will be unaffordable for existing tenants.
© Philip Wolmuth (reportdigital.co.uk)
Tel: 01789-262151/07831-121483
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Social Housing Not Social Cleansing. Residents of Cressingham Gardens Estate in Brixton, London, demonstrate outside Lambeth Town Hall over council plans to demolish their homes and build new housing which they believe will be unaffordable for existing tenants. © Philip Wolmuth (reportdigital.co.uk) Tel: 01789-262151/07831-121483  info@reportdigital.co.uk  www.reportdigital.co.uk  NUJ recommended terms & conditions apply. Moral rights asserted under Copyright Designs & Patents Act 1988. Credit is required. No part of this photo to be stored, reproduced, manipulated or transmitted by any means without permission.

Social Housing Not Social Cleansing. Residents of Cressingham Gardens Estate in Brixton, London, demonstrate outside Lambeth Town Hall over council plans to demolish their homes and build new housing which they believe will be unaffordable for existing tenants.
© Philip Wolmuth (reportdigital.co.uk)
Tel: 01789-262151/07831-121483
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Construction of a new tower block on West Hendon Estate, where tenants and leaseholders in 680 properties are being moved out to make way for a 2000 home development by Barratts and Barnet Council, only 200 of which will be social housing.  Leaseholders have been forced to sell at very low prices and only secure tenants are being rehoused on the estate. © Philip Wolmuth (reportdigital.co.uk)

Construction of a new tower block on West Hendon Estate, where tenants and leaseholders in 680 properties are being moved out to make way for a 2000 home development by Barratts and Barnet Council, only 200 of which will be social housing. Leaseholders have been forced to sell at very low prices and only secure tenants are being rehoused on the estate.
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Mrs Mehta is about to move to a new flat on West Hendon Estate, where she has lived for over 30 years.  Tenants and leaseholders in 680 properties on the estate are being moved out to make way for a 2000 home development by Barratts and Barnet Council, only 200 of which will be social housing.  Many of her leaseholder neighbours have been forced to sell at very low prices and only secure tenants are being rehoused on the estate. © Philip Wolmuth (reportdigital.co.uk)

Mrs Mehta is about to move to a new flat on West Hendon Estate, where she has lived for over 30 years. Tenants and leaseholders in 680 properties on the estate are being moved out to make way for a 2000 home development by Barratts and Barnet Council, only 200 of which will be social housing. Many of her leaseholder neighbours have been forced to sell at very low prices and only secure tenants are being rehoused on the estate.
© Philip Wolmuth (reportdigital.co.uk)

May Day, International Workers Day protest. London. © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

May Day, International Workers Day protest. London.
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Anarchist. May Day, International Workers Day protest. Trafalgar Square, London. © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Anarchist. May Day, International Workers Day protest. Trafalgar Square, London.
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Matt Wrack FBU. May Day, International Workers Day protest. Trafalgar Square, London. © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Matt Wrack FBU. May Day, International Workers Day protest. Trafalgar Square, London.
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Candy Udwin victimised National Gallery striker and PCS member with sunflowers. May Day, International Workers Day protest. Trafalgar Square, London. © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Candy Udwin victimised National Gallery striker and PCS member with sunflowers. May Day, International Workers Day protest. Trafalgar Square, London.
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National Gallery strikers with sunflowers. May Day, International Workers Day protest. Trafalgar Square, London. © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

National Gallery strikers with sunflowers. May Day, International Workers Day protest. Trafalgar Square, London.
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Class War protest against Poor Doors - different entrances for social housing and penthouse accommodation in Aldgate East. May Day, International Workers Day protest. London. © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Class War protest against Poor Doors – different entrances for social housing and penthouse accommodation in Aldgate East. May Day, International Workers Day protest. London.
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Class War - All Fucking Wankers poster. May Day, International Workers Day protest. London. © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Class War – All Fucking Wankers poster. May Day, International Workers Day protest. London.
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Evict the rich from this city! Class War protest against Poor Doors - different entrances for social housing and penthouse accommodation in Aldgate East. May Day, International Workers Day protest. London. © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Evict the rich from this city! Class War protest against Poor Doors – different entrances for social housing and penthouse accommodation in Aldgate East. May Day, International Workers Day protest. London.
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Class War solidarity with Baltimore - Black Lives Matter. May Day, International Workers Day protest. Tower Bridge. London. © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Class War solidarity with Baltimore – Black Lives Matter. May Day, International Workers Day protest. Tower Bridge. London.
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The Internationale Cords - French Horn. May Day, International Workers Day protest. London. © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

The Internationale Cords – French Horn. May Day, International Workers Day protest. London.
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Migrant Lives Matter - Stop Deaths in the Mediterranean. Britain Alevi Federation (BAF). May Day, International Workers Day protest. London. © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Migrant Lives Matter – Stop Deaths in the Mediterranean. Britain Alevi Federation (BAF). May Day, International Workers Day protest. London.
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Abdou Guernaoui (aged 14) at a house occupied by housing campaigners on the Sweets Way estate in Whetstone, Barnet, London.  His family was evicted from their former home on the estate and placed in emergency accommodation outside the borough in February. Abdou now has to travel up to 2 hours each way to school and evening football practice sessions.  The evictions took place in advance of proposed demolition and redevelopment by Annington, a subsidiary of private equity investors Terra Firma. © Philip Wolmuth (reportdigital.co.uk)

Abdou Guernaoui (aged 14) at a house occupied by housing campaigners on the Sweets Way estate in Whetstone, Barnet, London. His family was evicted from their former home on the estate and placed in emergency accommodation outside the borough in February. Abdou now has to travel up to 2 hours each way to school and evening football practice sessions. The evictions took place in advance of proposed demolition and redevelopment by Annington, a subsidiary of private equity investors Terra Firma.
© Philip Wolmuth (reportdigital.co.uk)

Empty housing on Sweets Way estate in Whetstone, Barnet, London.  Many former tenants are now living in emergency accommodation outside the borough following evictions in advance of demolition and redevelopment by Annington, a subsidiary of private equity investors Terra Firma. © Philip Wolmuth (reportdigital.co.uk)

Empty housing on Sweets Way estate in Whetstone, Barnet, London. Many former tenants are now living in emergency accommodation outside the borough following evictions in advance of demolition and redevelopment by Annington, a subsidiary of private equity investors Terra Firma.
© Philip Wolmuth (reportdigital.co.uk)

Esmaa Guernaoui confronts Barnet council leader Richard Cornelius.  Former residents of Sweets Way estate in Whetstone, Barnet, London, now living in emergency accommodation outside the borough, occupy council offices to demand rehousing close to schools, friends and family. © Philip Wolmuth (reportdigital.co.uk)

Esmaa Guernaoui confronts Barnet council leader Richard Cornelius. Former residents of Sweets Way estate in Whetstone, Barnet, London, now living in emergency accommodation outside the borough, occupy council offices to demand rehousing close to schools, friends and family.
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Ergi Dakuci (11) confronts Barnet council leader Richard Cornelius.  Former residents of Sweets Way estate in Whetstone, Barnet, London, now living in emergency accommodation outside the borough, occupy council offices to demand rehousing close to schools, friends and family. © Philip Wolmuth (reportdigital.co.uk)

Ergi Dakuci (11) confronts Barnet council leader Richard Cornelius. Former residents of Sweets Way estate in Whetstone, Barnet, London, now living in emergency accommodation outside the borough, occupy council offices to demand rehousing close to schools, friends and family.
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Thousands join the March For Homes protest. Two protests from the north and south of the city joined at Tower Bridge and marched on City Hall. HD Footage.  © Jason N. Parkinson/reportdigital.co.uk

Thousands join the March For Homes protest. Two protests from the north and south of the city joined at Tower Bridge and marched on City Hall. HD Footage.
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March for Homes organised by housing campaign groups converges on City Hall. London. © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

March for Homes organised by housing campaign groups converges on City Hall. London.
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March for Homes organised by housing campaign groups converges on City Hall. London. © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

March for Homes organised by housing campaign groups converges on City Hall. London.
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March For Homes. Demonstration for affordable housing, rent controls and building of new social housing in the UK. © Stefano Cagnoni/reportdigital.co.uk

March For Homes. Demonstration for affordable housing, rent controls and building of new social housing in the UK.
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March For Homes. Demonstration for affordable housing, rent controls and building of new social housing in the UK. Passing by new build properties in south London. © Stefano Cagnoni/reportdigital.co.uk

March For Homes. Demonstration for affordable housing, rent controls and building of new social housing in the UK. Passing by new build properties in south London.
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March For Homes. Demonstration for affordable housing, rent controls and building of new social housing in the UK. © Stefano Cagnoni/reportdigital.co.uk

March For Homes. Demonstration for affordable housing, rent controls and building of new social housing in the UK.
© Stefano Cagnoni/reportdigital.co.uk

March For Homes. Demonstration for affordable housing, rent controls and building of new social housing in the UK. © Stefano Cagnoni/reportdigital.co.uk

March For Homes. Demonstration for affordable housing, rent controls and building of new social housing in the UK.
© Stefano Cagnoni/reportdigital.co.uk

March for Homes organised by housing campaign groups converges on City Hall. London. © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

March for Homes organised by housing campaign groups converges on City Hall. London.
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March for Homes organised by housing campaign groups converges on City Hall. London. © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

March for Homes organised by housing campaign groups converges on City Hall. London.
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March for Homes organised by housing campaign groups converges on City Hall. London. © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

March for Homes organised by housing campaign groups converges on City Hall. London.
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March for Homes organised by housing campaign groups converges on City Hall. London. © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

March for Homes organised by housing campaign groups converges on City Hall. London.
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March for Homes organised by housing campaign groups converges on City Hall. London. © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

March for Homes organised by housing campaign groups converges on City Hall. London.
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Class War banner decrying all political leaders as the same: David Cameron, Nick Clegg, David Miliband and Nigel Farage. March for Homes organised by housing campaign groups converges on City Hall. London. © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Class War banner decrying all political leaders as the same: David Cameron, Nick Clegg, David Miliband and Nigel Farage. March for Homes organised by housing campaign groups converges on City Hall. London.
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March For Homes. Demonstration for affordable housing, rent controls and building of new social housing in the UK. © Stefano Cagnoni/reportdigital.co.uk

March For Homes. Demonstration for affordable housing, rent controls and building of new social housing in the UK.
© Stefano Cagnoni/reportdigital.co.uk

March For Homes. Demonstration for affordable housing, rent controls and building of new social housing in the UK. © Stefano Cagnoni/reportdigital.co.uk

March For Homes. Demonstration for affordable housing, rent controls and building of new social housing in the UK.
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The driver for Newham mayor Robin Wales forces his car through protestors outside the town hall in East London. Protestors from the Focus E15 Mothers group wanted to attend the council meeting to raise their concerns over housing and the abandoned Carpenters Estate where 600 home lay empty. At East Ham town hall they found the doors to the public gallery locked. Protestors tried to stop Mayor Wales leaving so the mothers could talk with him. Mayor Wales wrestled his way through the crowd and his driver forced the car through several protestors to escape. HD Footage.  © Jason N. Parkinson/reportdigital.co.uk

The driver for Newham mayor Robin Wales forces his car through protestors outside the town hall in East London. Protestors from the Focus E15 Mothers group wanted to attend the council meeting to raise their concerns over housing and the abandoned Carpenters Estate where 600 home lay empty. At East Ham town hall they found the doors to the public gallery locked. Protestors tried to stop Mayor Wales leaving so the mothers could talk with him. Mayor Wales wrestled his way through the crowd and his driver forced the car through several protestors to escape. HD Footage.
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