In 2003, Glasgow City Council transferred all of it's council housing stock to housing associations, eviscerating public housing and clearing a path for mass privatisation and demolition in the name of democratisation and modernisation.Read more
The Govan branch of Living Rent Tenants’ Union and cleansing workers from GMB Union smell a rat. While the council dithers and delays, council-tax-paying tenants and residents in Govan, and across Glasgow, are facing mountains of rubbish on their doorsteps, backcourts and streets.
We locked-in Glasgow City Council today, delivering a letter to Council Leader Susan Aitken demanding they provide accommodation for the 300 affected asylum seekers.
Keep yer Paws aff the Shaws!
Read the mission statement from the growing branch of Living Rent in Pollokshaws as they move forward to the next stage of their organising drive.Read more
Have you received a Notice to Leave? Contact us before you go anywhere!Read more
Read the founding statement from Living Rent members in Castlemilk, as they work towards launching a local branch in the area.
Our statement on the second anniversary of the Grenfell Tower FireRead more