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BMENational Meeting Dates 2018

BMENational Meeting Dates 2018 Thursday 15th February 2018 Thursday 10th May 2018 Thursday 12th July 2018   The above meetings will take place at NHF’s Office at Lion Court in the Magenta Room. National Housing Federation Lion Court 25 Procter … Continue reading

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Housing Minister visits affordable homes projects in Leeds

THE MINISTER of State for Housing and Planning has been in Leeds to see the work Unity Homes and Enterprise is doing to provide high quality affordable homes across the city. Read the full story on The Voice online

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BME HAs must play an ‘expanded role’

A raft of official inquiries and reports have confirmed what we in the black and minority ethnic (BME) housing sector have long known – that BME communities continue to suffer disadvantage and discrimination because of their ethnicity despite decades of … Continue reading

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It’s time to address the racial injustice in Britain’s social housing

For 30 years, specialist BME housing associations have fought for better housing, but we need more money and concerted action. The government’s racial disparity audit confirms the extent and persistence of racial injustice in Britain, but includes precious little on … Continue reading

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We know there’s a housing crisis – but why is it so much worse for black families?

Shineade Sey is about to move. After three years in a flat in south-east London, she is selling up and buying a house with her partner. Sey, who is half Jamaican and half Ghanaian, says she is lucky – when … Continue reading

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