Project Ark: House The Homeless!

There are over 600,000 empty dwellings in England alone. Let that sink in for a moment: six hundred thousand empty homes. In Manchester, it’s 25,000, per the Manchester Evening News. How can that be right? While there are campaigns to open those houses and put them to use, the situation isn’t changing because the core

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City wide injunction against Manchester homeless protest camps granted by judge

An unequal battle occurred in court on July 30th, resulting in a city wide injunction being ordered against homeless protest camps. Manchester City Council (MCC) were represented by their usual counsel, barrister Arron Walthall , the homeless protest camps were represented, without counsel, by solicitor Ben Taylor working pro bono as repeated appeals for legal