Monthly Archives: July 2019

How a profiteering property company, with the Council’s compliance, are building city centre housing just for the well-off

On 18 July the Council’s Planning Committee approved a new luxury housing development at Eastside Locks. Only 5% will be ‘affordable housing’. It exemplifies the relentless creeping neoliberalisation of the city, driven by profit-greedy property companies with the compliance of the Council leadership, which is reinforcing social inequality in Birmingham. Continue reading

Advertisements

1 Comment

Filed under Uncategorized

Support the Council’s Declaration of a Climate Emergency, but say No to plans to sell off allotments

At the City Council’s meeting on June 11 a resolution calling for a Declaration of a Climate Emergency from Extinction Rebellion, the Green Party and other climate change activists was passed with all-party support. Continue reading

1 Comment

Filed under Uncategorized

Support the Labour Homelessness Campaign Model Conference Motion

Please could you circulate the attached model motion by the Labour Homelessness Campaign opposing the criminalisation of homelessness. It’s very important that we get this through to conference via CLP’s.

Continue reading

Leave a comment

Filed under Uncategorized

Support the Youth Climate Change action Friday 19 July 11am Victoria Square – and support the call for TUC action on the Global Day of Action on Friday 20 September

Young people in the UK who have been striking for the climate are calling on adults to join them on Friday 20 September as part of a massive global day of action. Continue reading

1 Comment

Filed under Uncategorized