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Stella Creasy MP on housing

Continuing our series of contributions from Labour Party Leader and Deputy leader contenders, here are the views of Stella Creasy MP in response to the series of questions posed by London Labour Housing Group. Stella Creasy MP writes in response … Continue reading

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Yvette Cooper MP on housing

Below are the responses from Yvette Cooper MP to London Labour Housing Group’s questionnaire to Leader and Deputy Leader candidates on housing. Britain is only building half of the homes we need annually. What specific measures will you take to … Continue reading

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Caroline Flint MP on housing

London Labour Housing Group sent a housing questionnaire to all of the candidates for Leader and Deputy Leader of the Labour Party. Caroline Flint MP has responded in detail to the questions that we posed, and her response is set … Continue reading

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Liz Kendall MP on housing

We have been providing information on the Labour Leadership candidates’ views on housing. Jeremy Corbyn MP replied to a London LHG questionnaire and we published his responses last week. Yesterday we published the housing section of Andy Burnham MP‘s manifesto. … Continue reading

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Yvette Cooper MP on housing

We have been providing information on the Labour Leadership candidates’ views on housing. Jeremy Corbyn MP replied to a London LHG questionnaire and we published his responses last week. Yesterday we published the housing section of Andy Burnham MP‘s manifesto. … Continue reading

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Andy Burnham MP on housing

Recently London Labour Housing Group @lhglondon sent a questionnaire on a range of housing issues to the Labour leadership contenders. The reply from Jeremy Corbyn was published last week. To date, the other three contenders have not replied. However, Yvette … Continue reading

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Jeremy Corbyn MP on Housing

London Labour Housing Group (LLHG): Housing Survey to all Labour Leadership and Deputy Leadership candidates LLHG recently sent a questionnaire on 15 key housing policy issues to each of the four Labour Leadership Candidates and to each of the Deputy … Continue reading

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Mr Sad and Mr Angry

Don’t forget you can sign up to receive Red Brick posts by email – just add your email in the box on the right hand column. >>>>>>>> It is hard to know whether to be sad or angry about the … Continue reading

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Crumbs from the tables of the rich

The Guardian’s Dave Hill is an astute commentator on the London scene, and chaired the London Labour Housing Group’s mayoral housing hustings with aplomb. Recently he has  written a couple of challenging (indeed provocative) pieces about Labour politicians and London … Continue reading

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The debasement of political language, or why Tony Blair 2015 would attack Tony Blair 1997 for being too left wing

I hadn’t planned to use Red Brick – a housing blog – to push my views on the Labour leadership contest, but I’ve been riled, like so many other people. Meanwhile, the Tories are up to a lot of no … Continue reading

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