Housing crisis conference at Pop Brixton

Written by on November 7, 2015 in Brixton People, Community, Housing, What's On - 1 Comment

Another Lambeth is Possible, Housing Crisis, Community Solutions

Saturday 28 November 1 to 5pm Pop Box, Station Rd, Brixton SW9 8PQ

A housing crisis conference on 28 November at Pop Brixton will bring together political decision makers and community members to explore solutions to the negative impacts of the housing crisis.  All residents, past or present are welcome. Details

Workshop topics include:  Estate Regeneration – what is the future for council housing?; Insecurity & evictions – renters, migrants and homeless people; Culture and class – libraries or gyms? fish-shops or wine bars? … who decides on our town centres?

Additional workshops will be held in Edmundsbury Community Hall, Ferndale Road, Brixton Pound Shop and Art Nouveau Cafe on Atlantic Road. There will be activities for children during meetings.

Conference supporters include Lambeth Housing Activists; Lambeth Friends of the Earth; Architects for Social Housing;  BARAC – Black Activists Rising Against the Cuts; Brixton Pound, BAGAGE – Brixton Action Group against Gentrification and Evictions); Street Kitchen; Save Brixton Arches; Save Lambeth Libraries campaign; and estate residents.

Free tickets – book

 

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One Comment on "Housing crisis conference at Pop Brixton"

  1. decidendi November 7, 2015 at 4:44 pm ·

    Any provision available for those of us who are physically unable to attend and will the venue be appropriately accessible?

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