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June 14, 2021

As we remember the 72 people who lost their lives in the Grenfell Tower today, 14.06.21,  Liam Kelly one of our social housing tenant volunteers asks what has happened in the four years since that avoidable tragedy. Will the Grenfell Inquiry be another judicial whitewash as per those of  Hillsborough…

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January 27, 2021

A positive future for social housing in London: The London Tenants’ Manifesto was launched on 19th January to an audience of tenant representatives from twenty two London boroughs, as well as politicians, think tanks, academics and fellow voluntary sector organisations. The manifesto, which was jointly produced with the…

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November 25, 2020

Two years on from the publication of the Green Paper, and three years on from the Grenfell Tower fire which prompted it, the Social Housing White Paper was published on 17th November. You can find the document, described as a ‘charter for social housing residents’, here. A summary of…

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September 29, 2020

This government needs to show responsibility and leadership when it comes to social housing. In yet one more crucial respect, they are failing in their job to keep us safe.

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February 10, 2020

This consultation was announced alongside a number of other measures billed as “the biggest change in building safety for a generation”. But to what extent do the government’s new building safety measures meet tenant demands?

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December 10, 2019

Ahead of the election on 12th December, we pick out some of the key policies for social housing tenants from each of the main parties' manifestos.

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July 23, 2019

[Updated 21st October 2019] On 6 June 2019, the government launched a 9-week consultation on its 192-page proposal document, Building a Safer Future: Proposals for Reform of the Building Safety Regulatory System. To discuss and agree how best to respond, over forty tenants and residents representatives from across London gathered…

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July 7, 2019

London Tenants Federation (LTF) is one of fifteen organisations to have been offered a place on the Mayor’s new London Housing Panel. The Panel will be chaired by Raji Hunjan, CEO of the Zacchaeus 2000 Trust and brings together voluntary and community organisations to discuss and help inform London-wide housing…

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July 27, 2018

Ahead of the publication of the Social Housing Green Paper in August 2018, we set out our four litmus tests for a positive future for social housing in London.

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May 30, 2018

Among many other failings, the Grenfell Tower fire of 14th June 2017, revealed the worst possible consequences of landlords repeatedly failing to seek out or listen to the views of their tenants. On 24th May 2018, London Tenants Federation held an open mic session with the London Assembly to…

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  • Case Study: How Tenant Management turned things around for an estate in Camden

    Meet Lola and Omari, Directors at Godwin and Crowndale Tenant Management Co-op (TMC), and learn how tenants there took control when things were going wrong.

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    News and events in your borough

    Local tenants and campaigning groups’ websites are a great way to keep up to date with what’s going on in your area. Below are a few great examples: