London residents end up victors in tribunal over repair rights

A number of residents in Hackney have won the right to choose which companies carry out major works on their homes, according to hackneygazette.co.uk. Initial plans from the council to get legal dispensation to enter into a ‘long-term contract with its own arms-length management organisation Hackney Homes Limited (HHL)’ came under fire from residents who…

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Nursery suffers damage after thieves steal lead from roof

West Lothian Police is appealing for information from the public following the theft of lead from a nursery roof in Livingston earlier this week. The incident took place at around 5:40am on Tuesday morning, where three men were seen pushing shopping trolleys full of the lead down Ladywell East Road, Livingston. Although police recovered the…

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