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SLH joins national campaign to tackle domestic abuse

South Lakes Housing has pledged its support to a new national domestic violence campaign called ‘Make a Stand’. The campaign was launched by Chartered Institute of Housing (CIH) in partnership with Domestic Abuse Housing Alliance (DAHA) and Women’s Aid to help tackle domestic abuse within UK communities, including here in South Lakeland. Nationally, domestic abuse […]

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Rural Housing Week

The Rural Housing Conundrum As the Rural Housing Week draws to a close I am buoyed up by the enthusiasm and energy I have witnessed of so many people and organisations committed to addressing the housing crisis in rural areas. This commitment was shown last year with many housing associations, councils and others getting behind […]

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Unity in the community

A Fun family festival with an important message will be coming to Kendal on 23 June 2018. The Kendal Unity Festival is timed to coincide with National Refugee Week and The Great Get Together. The free, one day event, aims to promote equality and celebrate diversity. Kendal Unity Festival will run from 10am with workshops, […]

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Historic features available to new home

Building work to convert the old Ulverston Town Hall into affordable housing is set to begin next month with developers, SLH, offering local groups the chance to recycle some of its important historical features. SLH has appointed contractors and other specialists to carry out a sensitive conversion of the empty building into nine apartments and the […]

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New affordable homes for Kendal

A £2.5 million new affordable housing scheme by South Lakes Housing was unveiled on Friday 16th March 2018. The 14 new affordable homes at Dowkers Lane in Kendal (comprising of 6 two bed houses, 4 three bed houses and 4 two bed flats) were built by Tyson Construction and designed by architect Halsall Lloyd Partnership […]

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