London Housing and Gentrification Campaigns

How to get involved: * most of these campaign groups hold public meetings where anyone can come along and help plan actions, make group decisions, and show solidarity * follow groups on social media, blogs and email lists, and help spread the word * sign and share petitions * look out for upcoming events such... Continue Reading →

Carpenters Solidarity

Carpenters Solidarity UCL has chosen the Carpenters Estate in Newham, a council housing estate adjacent to the Olympic park, home to 318 households who are now set to lose their homes and community, as the site for its proposed Stratford campus. Many have already been forced out by Newham Council over the last decade. UCL’s... Continue Reading →

Carpenters Carve Up

Carpenters Estate and the UCL- Tenants and Students Act We reprint an except from the student action group Bloomsbury Fightback below “There are several questions we have all been asking over these last few years: Where will we live? How will we be able to afford such expensive rent in London? How will we find... Continue Reading →

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