Wealden Parish Council Conference

The Parish Councillors from Wealden District (the area around Crowborough, Hailsham and Uckfield) meet once a year to discuss progress in their areas. This is a good chance for them to learn new ideas that will hopefully equip them with the tools they need to deal with growing demand in an increasingly strained financial situation, […]

I’m a Social Tenant, Get Me in There

A guest post by Demsoc member Jane Zacharzewski.  The Chartered Institute of Housing has predicted that 800,000 homes will be effectively put out of reach of those on housing benefit as a direct result of the government’s decision to reduce local housing allowance. This points to the question: What kind of society do we want […]