Daily Archives: 21/11/2017

Grenfell tragedy: Councils plan £380m fire safety spend......

Councils across the capital will be spending a total of about £383m to make social housing safer following the Grenfell fire, research by BBC Radio London has found.  Click here to read more.

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LGBT Open Group – 9 December 2017......

There will be a closed committee meeting in the morning, and LGBT members will be invited to attend from 12.30pm until 4pm.

A lunch will be provided to those attending.

Papers will be available nearer to the time

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Brexit debate: Some ministers are ‘not fond’ of workers’ rights, warns senior Tory MP Ken Clarke......

It came as the Government avoided any serious backbench rebellion after a series of amendments to the bill were voted down by MPs in the Commons.  Click here to read more.

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Poorest and most vulnerable hardest hit by Tory reforms, study shows......

Equality and Human Rights Commission warns of ‘bleak future’ for those most in need.  Click here to read more.

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One in three renters fear losing their home......

A third of private renters worry they will have to move within a year, making them stressed and less connected to their community, according to a latest poll.  Click here to read more.

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One in seven councillors in English rental hotspots are landlords......

Findings raise questions over whether dual role makes councils less inclined to regulate standards in private rental sector.  Click here to read more.

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