REGENERATION I was told by a member of the Special Operations Executive who fought with the resistance in France during World War II that the NAZIs destroyed whole villages which did not “behave”
CRIME, UNEMPLOYMENT AND ILL HEATH ARE NOT VALID REASONS FOR DEMOLISHING COUNCIL HOUSING. Better for councils to study the facts about health before making any decision affecting 1000s of residents. I am grateful to the Hampstead & Highgate Express for allowing me to publish the facts from health professionals who the councils ignore.
I remember being told by a member of the Special Operations Executive who fought with the resistance in France during World War II that the NAZI's destroyed whole villages which did not "behave".
The leader of Haringey Council wrote to The Guardian justifying the demolition of 800 council homes with the following sentence."The Northumberland Park estate in north Tottenham, on which Aditya Chakrabortty based his well-meaning but misinformed story (Lives torn apart and assets lost: what this Labour privatisation would mean, 20 January) already endures levels of unemployment, crime and appalling poor health which no family should have to endure. I’m not going to accept that either."
The leader of Southwark Council described "Heygate & Aylesbury estates as “symbols of inner-city neglect, with crime, antisocial behaviour, health inequalities and unemployment the only things that flourished there”.
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