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Hackney Travellers Relocation Frequently Asked Questions

Hackney Travellers Relocation Frequently Asked Questions

A. BACKGROUND

Who is the London Development Agency (LDA)?


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Travellers protest relocation sites and compensation

Several dozen Gypsy families who are being evicted to make way for the 2012 Olympics are furious that they will receive just £2,200 in compensation for losing homes they have occupied for almost 40 years.


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Building solidarity

... rather than playing into that eminently regeneration game of 'sustainable communities' and 'dangerous classes', it seems to me that the whole idea of a 'People's Plan' needs to be predicated on contact and awareness between the many different groups and individuals in this area who have the most to lose from the Olympics happening.


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