Darrick Wood Estate – Community Lunch

Thank you to everyone who came along to the Darrick Wood community lunch held recently. Also a special thank you to the Welfare family for coming along to see the unveiling of a memorial plaque...

Posted 31 Jan 2017

Right to Buy

The National Housing Federation will be working with the Government to develop a regional ‘Right to Buy’ pilot that works for Housing Associations and their tenants.  The Government will fund a large scale regional pilot...

Posted 23 Jan 2017

g320 Impact Report

Keniston is a member of the g320, an organisation which aims to promote and share good practice amongst small housing providers in and around London. The g320 have published an Impact Report for 2015–16 which...

Posted 09 Jan 2017

Check your Heating

 Don’t be left out in the cold! Check your heating. Call Clairglow on 0800 074 8055 Out of Hours: 01892 531 421

Posted 11 Oct 2016

Universal Credit Update

Universal Credit, this is now live in the Croydon borough for all changes to benefits. In most boroughs, this is affecting new claimants for Job Seekers Allowance.  However, in Croydon, as soon as you have...

Posted 27 Jul 2016

Know your Fire Plan

If the fire breaks out in your Flat or House Leave the room where the fire is and get out straight away CLOSE the door behind you this could contain the fire in that room...

Posted 04 Jul 2016

Topical Question

As you will have heard, Housing Associations face a period of change, for example rent reduction and pressure to deliver more from less.  Housing Associations are encouraged to consider mergers as a way to achieve...

Posted 01 Jul 2016

Benefit Cap – How will this affect you?

The Benefit Cap is reducing and will be set at £20,000 for a household outside London and £23,000 for households within London. Exceptions include those where any member of the household is disabled, or a...

Posted 30 Jun 2016

Darrick Wood Community trip to Hastings

The Darrick Wood Community Group are subsidising a coach trip for Keniston Residents to Hastings on Thursday 18th August 2016. This is an all-day trip leaving from the Darrick Wood Community Centre, the coach will...

Posted 30 Jun 2016