Post Tagged with: "Housing"

Question to the Housing Minister – Rogue Landlords and Revenge Evictions

Question to the Housing Minister – Rogue Landlords and Revenge Evictions

February 8, 2016 at 3:17 pm

Today, I asked the Housing Minister for an update on the number of revenge evictions taking place in the UK, following the change in law last year. Rather than dignify my question with a substantive response, he provided a pre-scripted comment with his views on Labour’s housing policies. Given the […]

 
Renting in Hampstead and Kilburn

Renting in Hampstead and Kilburn

February 8, 2015 at 2:54 pm

More than one in three households in Hampstead and Kilburn are private tenants. Long-term renting has become increasingly common, especially in London, but private renters have relatively weak protections under the law. That’s why I recently met Labour Shadow Housing Minister Emma Reynolds MP and Advice4Renters, to discuss what a […]

 
Emma Reynolds MP visits Kilburn regeneration project

Emma Reynolds MP visits Kilburn regeneration project

January 13, 2014 at 11:33 am

Emma Reynolds MP, Shadow Minister for Housing made her first keynote speech to the National House-Building Council today (http://press.labour.org.uk/post/73194565182/speech-to-national-house-building-council) and then immediately came to Brent for a site visit. She was extremely impressed that Cllr Muhammed Butt & his team are building 1000 new affordable homes in the borough.

 

Election Fever

April 28, 2008 at 6:00 pm

I went to the opening of the Impressions Events Venue in West Ham last week along with several MPs and Councillors. Amongst others, I spoke to Hazel Blears MP, Stephen Timms MP and Jim Fitzpatrick MP and John Biggs AM about the Mayoral elections this Thursday. All the MPs highlighted […]