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Homes for Haringey becomes a Living Wage Employer

Dawn Ferdinand (Headteacher, the Willow Primary School) and children from The Willow Primary School and The Brook Special Primary School present Andrew Billany (Homes for Haringey’s Managing Director) with the Living Wage Employer plaque.

We are proud to announce that Homes for Haringey, the arms-length management organisation managing 21,000 council homes in the borough, is now an accredited London Living Wage employer. Homes for Haringey has joined over 200 employers from across London in


Posted in All, Citizens UK, Living Wage Campaign, London Citizens, North London, North London Citizens, Photos, Press Release, Schools

Commission into Hate Crime launched: Nottingham Citizens demand that there be “No Place for Hate”

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Campaigning alliance Nottingham Citizens on Monday launched an independent civic inquiry into hate crime in Nottingham and Nottinghamshire. A team of six leading Citizen Commissioners were appointed to conduct the deepest piece of research into hate crime across the county to date,


Posted in All, Citizens UK, Community Organising, Nottingham Citizens, Press Release

End to child detention written into UK law

On May 14th 2014, Citizens UK saw its first ever national win being written into UK law, as the Immigration Act received Royal Assent. This reflects the progress that the government has made since 2010 in ending the practice of locking


Posted in All, Citizens UK, Citizens UK Diaspora Caucus, Community Organising