George Clarke’s Council House Scandal

Following our news post on 100 years of council housing, be sure to catch George Clarke’s programme on Channel 4 tonight at 9pm. He is campaigning to build over 100,000 high-quality, low carbon council houses every year for the next 30 years to replace all of the state housing that has been lost, either through Right to Buy or passed to housing associations. Only 2 million homes are now under council control compared to 6 million in 1980. We are in the biggest housing crisis the country has ever seen and George Clarke intends to start a housing revolution! Read more here.