Kate Ewert is Chair of South East Cornwall Labour Party and a private tenant. This is a speech she gave to a Bristol Transformed event via Zoom.
“Council Housing is not a luxury, it is a necessity, it is an investment for Local Authorities and it is the only thing that will solve this crisis and help rebuild our communities. “
Read her speech here
Pat Turnbull is a housing association tenant in Hackney; previously a council tenant.
Here she writes about the experience of regeneration of her esate, and the problems it created.
Regeneration of new Kingshold estate – Labour Campaign for Council Housing (thelabourcampaignforcouncilhousing.org)