Housing provider organising mass bedroom tax protests

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Published by Max Salsbury for 24dash.com in Housing and also in Central Government, Communities, Universal Credit

A social landlord is harnessing the voice and power of 100,000 tenants across the North East to launch a mass protest against the bedroom tax. Coast & Country's tenant panel organised a welfare reform bedroom tax summit with tenants' representatives from 19 housing associations. The aim was to educate them about the tax and its implications and mobilise them to go back to their areas and galvanise fellow tenants to launch protest campaigns. From April, anyone of working age living in social ho...

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