Shawlands

Shawlands is a great place to live, but landlords and letting agents are making it harder for ordinary people to stay here.

After getting together in January 2020, Living Rent Shawlands members have been working hard to build their branch. The local Member Defence team successfully overturned the eviction of two members, Cally and Toby who, like many other tenants, lost their jobs during the pandemic and could no longer afford their rents. Shawlands members joined forces with their neighbourhood branch in Pollokshields and campaigned for the reopening of their local library. 

Branch meetings take place the second Thursday of every month, 7-8.30pm.

For more information, get in touch with Sonja, sonja.coquelin@livingrent.org, 07873233137