The Morning Star has recently published an excellent article on why Labour needs to adopt an Eco Housing for All program. Swanley & District Labour Party’s policy is being discussed now at a national level.
It all started ten months ago, on a cold and windy night at the Corner House. There was a motion at a Swanley & District Labour Party Branch meeting on the need for more social housing in Swanley and the rest of Britain. During a passionate discussion and debate an amendment was proposed, urging that social housing should include a return to secure council housing. It was passed unanimously.
Further debate ensured and it was proposed that there was an urgent need for Eco Housing. In brief, Eco Housing is housing that is based on solar and other green technologies to generate renewable energy. It seemed to Labour Party members that action to…
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