In this edition:

Media Watch

Updated 23.06.18

- CT Brief issue number 36 available to download

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Conferences & Seminars

Updated 07.06.18

- Free half-day seminar: Making sense of Section 106

- Governance: Codes, Conduct and Responsibilities Seminar

- LGA Annual Conference & Exhibition

- "Collaboration in the Public Sector" fringe breakfast

- HANA Awards 2018

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Homelessness & Rough Sleeping

Updated 20.06.18

- New Ministerial group to tackle youth homelessness in Wales launched

- Urgent action is required to prevent more people dying on the streets

- Autistic people at greater risk of becoming homeless - new research

- Everybody In: How to end homelessness in Great Britain

- £30 million immediate support for rough sleepers announced

- Homeless family left in crowded conditions while council delayed making decision

- New services launched to prevent homelessness across Oxfordshire

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Grenfell Tower

Updated 26.06.18

- Grenfell Tower Inquiry

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World Window

Updated 13.06.18

- America and public housing: 'Moving to Work' - What can it do for you?

- Los Angeles County Housing Authority proving that service and innovation go hand and hand

- Homeless in Russia: Who Are They and Will They Freeze to Death?

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People in Housing

Updated 21.06.18

- National Housing Federation appoints new chief executive

- Young Leaders: Top 10 revealed

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Care & Support

Updated 01.06.18

- £6 million to support older people to live at home

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Domestic Abuse

Updated 13.06.18

- More than 50 organisations sign up to domestic abuse pledge in three days

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Housing Associations

Updated 19.06.18

- LMH asks customers to have their say on amalgamation proposals

- Orbit raises £450 million in bond deal

- Clarion HG launches 'William Sutton Prize' to champion innovation for social good

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Building & Regeneration

Updated 22.06.18

- James Brokenshire publishes consultation on banning combustible cladding

- Regeneration scheme in South Kilburn wins two prestigious awards

- Blog Watch: Sadiq Khan's council house building programme - will it be effective?

- Triple award success for 'thriving' Woodberry Down in Hackney

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Fire Precautions

Updated 14.06.18

- Councils find tens of thousands of faulty fire doors as Grenfell exposes 'decades of neglect'

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Information Technology

Updated 21.06.18

- Torus working with Kirona to deliver dynamic resource scheduling for repairs and maintenance service

- Aareon launches managed services to drive VFM and reduce time to operational efficiency

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Housing Provision

Updated 11.06.18

- Cross Keys Homes, Kier and Homes England announce 10-year housebuilding joint venture

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Right to Buy

Updated 12.06.18

- Right to Buy replacement will be all but eliminated in just five years

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Legislation & Court Issues

Updated 19.06.18

- Updates on housing related Bills before Parliament

- New legislation protects the independence of housing associations in Wales

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Housing for Disabled People

Updated 18.06.18

- Hidden housing crisis is 'severely limiting' disabled people's independence

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Welfare Benefits

Updated 18.06.18

- NAO questions whether Universal Credit will ever deliver value for money

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Private Sector Housing

Updated 21.06.18

- Government publishes key licensing changes to further protect tenants

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Social Housing

Updated 26.06.18

- Multi-billion pound boost to social housing across England confirmed

- Major new report calls on government to back social housing as poll reveals strong public support

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