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Opinion: We need all parties to work together to solve London’s housing crisis

Sarah Teather’s recent interview in the Observer graphically reminded us of the social impact of the housing crisis on large numbers low and moderate earners in London.

Vince Cable, on the Andrew Marr show, emphasised both the need to counter the tabloid rhetoric of benefit scroungers and restrain the growth in the welfare budget. Vince pointed to the urgent need to expand the provision of affordable housing in the …

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  • User AvatarTony Rowan-Wicks 18th Sep - 6:32pm
    56:44 for No. Tomorrow we start to hold our dear friends in the Union with no bad feelings
  • User AvatarJohnTilley 18th Sep - 6:05pm
    From BBC SCOTLAND Facebook's research shows the site saw 2.05 million interactions directly related to the "Yes" movement during the five week period. There were...
  • User AvatarJohnTilley 18th Sep - 5:55pm
    A relevant quote from North America which may add to this discussion --- ". The urgent task for those who want to shift policy in...
  • User AvatarJayne Mansfield 18th Sep - 5:53pm
    I believe that all candidates should be selected on merit. Unfortunately they are not, and that is why there are so few Bame people in...
  • User AvatarEddie Sammon 18th Sep - 5:35pm
    This is a good article. I think the anti-politics feeling would reduce if people embraced real centrism - not the Tony Blair mish mash of...
  • User AvatarBill Le Breton 18th Sep - 5:25pm
    What the clu*eless nabo*bs of academia and Westmonster (thanks Flo) will never 'get' is that anti-politics is politics. When we are political we are successful,...