Tory MP wants to get rid of sites and move Travellers into houses
Charities say the bill, if passed, would lead to the forced assimilation of Gypsies and Travellers.
Road to nowhere: Bristol’s hidden housing crisis
Faced with a unique housing crisis and deep-seated prejudice, where are Bristol’s Gypsy and Traveller population supposed to go?
How two survivors of abuse were failed. And how they fought back.
A story of two women on the sharp end of organisational failures, who refused to be victims.
Hundreds of Bristolians face landlords with an ultimate legal power. But a rebellion is growing
A fightback is brewing against a piece of legislation that epitomises the difficulties of having a secure home.
People block developers profiting from Bristol’s housing crisis
Campaign against the Chocolate Factory development in Greenbank kicks back into action as developers begin work – minus any affordable housing.
Hamilton House owners shut out Coexist after decade of managing building
Following a year of fraught negotiations, evictions and uncertainty, the building’s owners are also submitting a full planning application for flats.
The Cable view: A development for justice in this city, with the help of Cable members
The Cable led calls from across the city to #bootoutbailiffs - and we’re being heard.
The debate: High-rises in Bristol – addressing the housing crisis or soulless towers?
The council has launched a plan to build a number of high-rise residential towers across the city in a bid to make better use of the city’s limited space, attracting resistance from campaigners and the Green Party, who say the towers are too high and unnecessary. Two players in the debate give their take.
Opinion: Our mayor has an open goal opportunity to help thousands. Will he take it?
There is a strong moral and financial case to drop the medieval practice of enforcing debts with hired heavies.
Council launch van living and rough sleeping policy consultations
BCC announces consultations for its new van and rough sleeping encampments the day after completing Greenbank evictions.
Only one rogue landlord prosecuted for illegal eviction in four years
In the past four years Bristol City Council have only successfully prosecuted one landlord for illegal eviction.
Reactions to council’s new proposals on van dwellers
The draft plans, which outline greater enforcement powers, receives mixed reactions.
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