Protesters claim victory in blocking “illegal” eviction
ACORN campaigners have stopped former Bristol City Football Club director from evicting a mother and her three small children from their home.
Victory for campaign as mayor scraps council tax changes
The plans would have hit 16,000 of the poorest households.
Pressure builds on mayor to drop council tax changes that hit poorest
Brewing rebellion by Labour party and councillors following ACORN campaign.
Opinion: We need to fight council tax plans that hit poorest hardest
The short sighted and damaging plans need to be dropped and another way found, argues Anny Cullum an organiser for ACORN.
Eviction resistance at Camelot property
Campaigners celebrate after eviction of Camelot tenant is postponed by protest yesterday.
In Bristol, people are turning to alternative unions like ACORN and the IWW to get their voices heard on critical issues such as housing and workplace inequality.
Lettings fees ban: The lobbyists push back
Although the ban on tenant fees from lettings agents was hailed by many as a positive step forward for renters, the industry lobbies are gearing...
Housing: Talk is turning into action
It’s not often we can report positive news about housing. But last night’s Big Housing Conversation (Round 2) provided precisely that.
An ethics lesson for emergency housing
Bristol council this week announced it would be adopting ACORN’s Ethical Lettings Charter as the standard for housing across the city. What will it mean...
This comment has been written by Acorn Community Union in response to the ongoing dispute over Connolly & Callaghan’s emergency accommodation provision: The serious...
Comment: Connolly & Callaghan
This comment has been written by Connolly & Callaghan (C&C) in response to the ongoing dispute with Acorn Community Union over C&C’s emergency accommodation provision:...
A Big Housing Conversation to address a big housing crisis.
Yesterday evening tenants, activists, experts and councillors from across Bristol met to discuss solutions to the city’s housing crisis at the first of a series...
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