Government rebuked again for misusing statisics – this time on homelessness

Liberal Democrat peer, Baroness Rosalind Grender, has submitted a formal complaint to the UK Statistics Authority about the government’s misuse of homelessness statistics in press notices and…

Source: Government rebuked again for misusing statisics – this time on homelessness

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Demolition or regeneration – what’s next for Newsome Mills?

Make the owners re-build the mills. It’s due to their dragging their feet over the regeneration of the mills for YEARS that this situation has arisen. RE-Build, and at their expense!

The Newsome Mills campaign

weaving sheds at Newsome Mills


“What’s next for Newsome Mills?”

Visit our display at the Growing Newsome event
Saturday 4th March 2017, open 10am to 1pm

Newsome Scout Hall, Newsome Road South, Newsome, Huddersfield HD4 6JJ

Just over 100 days after the devastating fire at Newsome Mills, a three week public consultation period begins on Tuesday 28th February 2017 to gather responses to the owner’s plans for demolition of the mill. We’ve organised a special display in Newsome village on Saturday 4th March, which will offer advice and information to residents, along with ideas about how the current buildings could be regenerated.

Panorama Living Limited have applied for Listed Building Consent (application number 2017/90377) to demolish the entire ground floor of the mill and the weaving sheds at the corner of Hart Street. Along with the iconic clock tower, these structures formed the main building at Newsome Mills, and were designed and built…

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Tory MP says PIP should only go to ‘really disabled’ people, not those with anxiety ‘taking pills at home’

George Freeman, MP for Norfolk and chair of the Prime Minister’s Policy Board, has defended the government’s decision to subvert the judicial system, by disregarding the rulings of two …

Source: Tory MP says PIP should only go to ‘really disabled’ people, not those with anxiety ‘taking pills at home’