Pensioners win fight to save their homes

Residents celebrate after housing complex is saved, pictured are back Joy and Barry Middleton, seated from left Olga Wild, Pam Clarke and Kathleen Radford

Residents celebrate after housing complex is saved, pictured are back Joy and Barry Middleton, seated from left Olga Wild, Pam Clarke and Kathleen Radford

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A group of determined Sutton pensioners who faced being turfed out of their homes are celebrating after winning their battle against eviction.

Residents of Sherwood House flats, which is located on Willowbridge Lane, have been fighting to save their homes for more than a year after owners Sanctuary Housing broke the devastating news that they would all have to move out.

But following a long campaign spearheaded by Ashfield MP Gloria De Piero, Sanctuary has made an extraordinary u-turn and said that the residents can stay.

 

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