Haringey Council backs down on flat demolitions

 Posted by on 5th November 2018
Nov 052018
 
Haringey Council backs down on flat demolitions

Haringey Council backs down on flat demolitions By Simon Allin Local Democracy Reporter, Barnet, Enfield and Haringey – Enfield Independent   Campaigners have hailed a “victory for people power” after the council suggested it would rip up plans to knock down social housing as part of a regeneration scheme. Tenants feared nearly 300 homes could Read More…

Oct 312018
 
Protest to save Latin Village Market - 1 November 6pm

This Thursday (1 November 2018) there is a demonstration from 6pm in Seven Sisters, which is very important to the campaign to save the market there. https://www.facebook.com/events/259082944794016/ The market is currently facing compulsory purchase and demolition to make way for luxury flats. Consequently, the traders have endured over a decade of managed decline, bullying and racist abuse Read More…

Oct 192018
 
Wards Corner - Save Latin Village - Meeting 29th October

Meeting to defend Latin Village The market at Wards Corner is a vital community hub for Latin American Londoners. It has been under threat for over 10 years. The Secretary of State is currently considering CPO powers which will potentially allow the developer, Grainger plc, to assemble the final land to begin development. Meanwhile there Read More…

Give Love Lane residents the homes they need!

 Posted by on 19th October 2018
Oct 192018
 
Give Love Lane residents the homes they need!

Standing in the shadow of the new Spurs stadium, the High Road West development is reportedly worth £1 billion. And just like the larger Haringey Development Vehicle, which has now been scrapped, it has been awarded to the global developer Lendlease. This is a blatant gentrification scheme. The Equality Impact Assessment makes no mention of Read More…

Appeal Court refuses appeal

 Posted by on 19th October 2018
Oct 192018
 
Appeal Court refuses appeal

The Court of Appeal has upheld the original decision that the Judicial Review application was out of time. To see the decision follow this link Order of the Rt Hon. Lord Justice Sales (26-09-2018)  

Oct 192018
 
StopHDV continues to fight social cleansing in Haringey!

A meeting of the StopHDV organising group on 18 October 2018 decided to continue to organise to monitor housing development and regeneration in Haringey, and to take action as necessary to fight social cleansing and defend social housing and community resources in the borough. Despite having defeated the HDV (a great success!) there remain unfinished Read More…

Aug 222018
 
HDV R.I.P - Party to celebrate the end of the HDV

On 17 July Haringey Council decided not to continue with the Haringey Development Vehicle (HDV). This is a huge victory for housing campaigners in Haringey and across London. The battle for social housing continues, but come and celebrate this victory with us. All supporters welcome. Free entry. Music from DJ Steve Party to Celebrate the Read More…

 Posted by on 12th July 2018
Jul 122018
 

     

Jul 112018
 
Bury the HDV! Celebrate our win! Defend Local Democracy!

The HDV is ended despite letters (copy here) from Lendlease warning it not to infringe their rights, and claiming that ‘it is not open to the council to attempt to abandon the procurement in which Lendlease was selected and then confirmed as the preferred bidder’ & “if the Cabinet attempts to reverse our appointment as Read More…

Jun 222018
 
Broadwater Farm - Lobby of Cabinet Tuesday 26 June 5.30pm

On Monday 18 June, Homes for Haringey started visiting residents at Broadwater Farm to update them on structural issues affecting their estate. Letters have been delivered to residents explaining recommended measures for specific blocks, including a consultation with Northolt and Tangmere residents on the future of their blocks following structural reports. Homes for Haringey is Read More…