Friday, November 18, 2005

Hannah Baneth

The Deptford Sector police are organising a memorial event for Hannah Baneth (see her obituary here) on Wednesday evening at the Civic Centre.

I recently found a Guardian article from 2001 about Hannah which I managed to miss. "Hannah Baneth's story is sadly typical of the kind of treatment meted out to many council tenants by paternalistic town hall pen-pushers over the past 30 years. A long-standing tenant activist, Ms Baneth had tried to get involved in helping her fellow tenants by attending meetings to improve the service they received." MORE....

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