Category Archives: Council lobby

Thursday 17th December: Lobby of B&H City Council & Brighton Benefits Campaign meeting

LOBBY OF BRIGHTON & HOVE CITY COUNCIL MEETING 3.30pm BRIGHTON TOWN HALL Tell our city councillors it’s time to reject the austerity scam and refuse to make cuts! The council meeting will hear petitions from local residents on several important … Continue reading

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Stop the Council’s Tax Attack!

Council Tax Reduction scheme 2016-17 Brighton & Hove City Council proposals mean much higher bills for people on benefit Before 2013, Council Tax Benefit covered the cost of council tax for people on some benefits. This was in recognition that, … Continue reading

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Bedroom Tax: Lobby & Deputation at Brighton Housing Committee 8/5/13

Report on the Deputation to the Housing Committee   (Dave Bangs, Brighton Bedroom Tax Victims Support Group) The Brighton Housing Committee met on 8th May to consider the Green’s very poor report on the bedroom tax…but with a positive and … Continue reading

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HANDS OFF OUR HOMES: LOBBY BRIGHTON & HOVE CITY COUNCIL HOUSING COMMITTEE 8/5/13

The bedroom tax is the latest in a series of attacks on housing rights which have targeted those most in need. Cuts & caps to benefits have already hit private tenants & mortgage-payers,  & are now being aimed at social … Continue reading

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Bedroom Tax – Lobby of Brighton & Hove City Council Housing Committee – Wednesday 8 May

The bedroom tax is the latest in a series of attacks on housing rights which have targeted those most in need. Cuts & caps to benefits have already hit private tenants & mortgage-payers,  & are now being aimed at social … Continue reading

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