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London Assembly says "Follow Leeds example on Gypsies" to Mayor Boris

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By Helen Jones |  January 15, 2015 |

Boris JohnsonThe city of Leeds is leading the way on managing Gypsy and Traveller encampments according to the London Assembly following an enquiry by its Housing Committee and has called on Mayor Boris Johnson to follow our example. In a letter to the Mayor[1], the Assembly highlights innovative work being done elsewhere, which could be replicated in London.

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Advocacy Service Evaluation

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By Ellie Rogers |  November 11, 2014 |

Leeds GATE are seeking to appoint a consultant to produce an evaluation of our Advocacy Service based on a Social Return on Investment model.

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Negotiated Stopping policy leads to new temporary site in Leeds

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By Helen Jones |  October 31, 2014 |

A site earmarked for use by Gypsies and Travellers at Kidacre Street is being hailed as a potential solution to a cycle of encampment and eviction for Travellers in Leeds.

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Service Evaluation is Good News!

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By Helen Jones |  October 25, 2014 |

Helen Jones CEO of Leeds GATELeeds GATE people spend a lot of time celebrating things and we are at it again!

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Private sites. Get your applications in!

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By Helen Jones |  September 25, 2014 |

Caravan site in LondonCalling all members (and non-members) seeking to develop private Gypsy and Traveller sites.  Whether you already have some land or are considering buying some to develop this into a site, the time to act is very much now.

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