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News: Housing chief ‘close to tears’ as London riots erupt near home

The chief executive of a housing association is helping friends and neighbours who lost their properties following a second night of rioting in parts of London and said she was “close to crying” after the devastation happened just yards away … Continue reading

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News: Women’s refuge plea for kids’ musical instruments

A REFUGE for women who have escaped domestic violence is appealing for donations to create a children’s music room. Ashram Housing Association-run centre, the location of which cannot be revealed, can accommodate up to 40 youngsters – many of whom … Continue reading

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News: Ex-homeless tenants benefit from Big Lottery grant

Innisfree Housing Association has received a much sought-after grant for a creative arts project that will be used to teach its tenants skills in the art of photography. Funded by the Big Lottery Fund’s ‘Awards for All’ scheme, which supports … Continue reading

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Comment: Change the focus

Branding Bradford a ‘divided city’ misses the point – we must tackle general deprivation, regardless of background – writes Ansar Ali Ten years on from July 2001 when racial tensions erupted into the Bradford riots and the media appears almost … Continue reading

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News: Foundation Housing honoured in NHF awards

Foundation Housing’s YourFoundation Support Services were double winners at the ‘What we are proud’ of awards held in Kegworth by the National Housing Federation earlier this month. Foundation walked away with the ‘Best Impact on Residents’ award as well as … Continue reading

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