Regulation

Regulation specialist

Senior reporter, Inside Housing

Heather Spurr

Senior reporter and campaign editor

E-mail: heather.spurr@insidehousing.co.uk

Phone: 020 7772 8362

Fax: 020 7772 8591

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Association receives downgrade over VFM

17/03/2016 | By Carl Brown , Heather Spurr

A housing association has today had its governance rating downgraded over its value-for-money self-assessment.

Gas safety

Landlord downgraded over gas safety

24/02/2016 | By Heather Spurr

A housing association has received a governance downgrade from the English social housing regulator for failing to carry out gas safety checks on 160 properties.

Welsh Assembly

Welsh Government blocks release of report into HA

19/02/2016 | By Pete Apps

The Welsh Government has refused to release details of its report into mismanagement at a housing association.

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25/05/2016 | By Carl Brown

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25/03/2016 | By Martin Hilditch

The Health and Safety Executive is considering how often landlords must conduct gas safety checks. Martin Hilditchexamines how this fits with a long-running sector campaign and what is likely to happen next

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Death at housing association sheltered housing complex

22/02/2016 | By Heather Spurr

A woman has died after being rescued from a fire at a housing association’s sheltered housing complex in Norfolk.

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