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Ben Reeve Lewis Newsround #25

Ben on a chair

[Ben Reeve Lewis is getting depressed by the rising homelessness figures …] Last Friday morning, whilst I was beavering away at work preparing for that afternoon’s council event, ‘landlord’s day’, I received an email from Frazzy with a link to an article in London’s free newspaper Metro. She titled her email to me “Homelessness is… Continue Reading

Legal aid madness

Community Legal Service

I got a communication from the Legal Aid Board today.  Or rather I should say the Legal Services Commission East Midlands Regions.  They apparently wanted to tell me that a certificate for a client had been cancelled. Well I could have told them that.  We stopped doing legal aid work back in 1999 and I… Continue Reading

Housing law reform and legal aid

Its always the tenants who suffer

There have been a lot of announcements recently from the government about housing law reform, and what they intend to do in the private rented sector.   Whether any of these proposals will actually come to pass is not certain.  However I (along with many others) am concerned about the approach taken by this government, both… Continue Reading

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