Feb 162018
 
HDV – The Fight Goes On – Stop Social Cleansing in London

Written by Gordon Peters – 14 February 2018 Across Haringey a broad coalition of opposition to the Haringey Development Vehicle grew from grass roots in the course of the year from January 2017 to the present, motivated by the discovery that a so-called procurement process begun by the Cabinet two years earlier was intent on Read More…

Feb 092018
 
Demonstration & Council Meeting 7 February - Council puts HDV on ice

The Liberal Democrats had requested an emergency Full Council meeting following the collapse of Carillion plc to call on the Council to abandon the HDV, which like many Carillion projects is a Joint Venture with a private company (Lendlease). Stop HDV called a demonstration and rally outside the Council to support councillors from all parties Read More…

Decision on Judicial Review of HDV

 Posted by on 9th February 2018
Feb 092018
 
Decision on Judicial Review of HDV

In response to the Judge’s decision StopHDV said “Having heard the Judges decision, there are clear and strong grounds for appeal in the Judicial Review on the hDV. Leigh Day Solicitors are currently writing an appeal which will be lodged within 7 days” Gordon Peters (the claimant) said the judge has said he agrees with Read More…

StopHDV Thunderclap Campaign

 Posted by on 3rd February 2018
Feb 032018
 
StopHDV Thunderclap Campaign

Stop HDV has a Thunderclap Campaign. What this will do is use the Twitter and Facebook accounts of everone who signs up to send a message at 5.30 on 6 February publicising our Demo on 7 February. This message will go out to all the followers of all who have signed up, at exactly the Read More…

Feb 022018
 
In Haringey the people have taken over, not the hard left

Aditya Chakrabortty in The Guardian – 1 February 2018 The day Claire Kober quit as head of Haringey council in north London, I remembered a car ride from long ago. It was 2016, just after Christmas, and I was in a Fiesta, being driven around by a couple from Tottenham. We shared sepia-tinted memories – Read More…

Feb 022018
 
Haringey Council leader quits in landmark victory for Corbyn supporters and Labour left

The Independent – 30 January 2018 Claire Kober, who has held the post since 2008, said she would step down after May’s local elections amid controversy over a huge regeneration scheme in the borough. Her departure is the latest incident in the ongoing battle between centrist Labour representatives and left-wing members who have joined since Read More…

Feb 022018
 
Leafletting for StopHDV demonstration on 7 February

2 February – Friday 4pm – Outside Morrisons, Wood Green High Street 5.30pm – Turnpike Lane Tube Station 6pm – Seven Sisters Tube Station 5 February -Monday 5.30pm – Manor House Tube station This list will be updated as more sessions are added  

Feb 022018
 
Women of Haringey respond to Council Leader's decision to stand down

We are saddened however, that she chose this moment to add, to the well-worn charges that Haringey council has been the victim of a coup by hard left members of the Labour party, the allegations of ‘sexism, bullying, undemocratic behaviour and outright personal attacks’. The Stop the HDV campaign group is a broad-based group made Read More…

Statement by Leigh Day Solicitor for StopHDV

 Posted by on 26th January 2018
Jan 262018
 

A lawyer acting on behalf of residents opposed to the Haringey Development Vehicle (HDV) has welcomed the vote by Labour’s National Executive Committee to halt the housing privatisation plans. Rowan Smith, from Law firm Leigh Day, said: “The vote by Labour’s national ruling committee to halt housing privatisation plans in Haringey could well sound the Read More…

Jan 262018
 
Demonstration and Lobby of Haringey Council meeting on 7th February

February 7th 2018 Assemble at Ducketts Common from 5:30pm March to Wood Green Civic Centre at 6:15pm Rally and lobby the council from 7:00pm Following the Labour Party National Executive (NEC) intervention, this is a real chance to get the HDV halted once and for all. However we need to remind councillors of the opposition Read More…