Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government

1. SOLD, TO THE HIGHEST LIDDERS David Lidington is one of the great survivors of the past 20 years of the Tory party. A key
Labour accused the Tories of having 'their arguments in public.'
  Philip Hammond has slapped down a Cabinet minister’s call for the Government to borrow billions to fund a housing boom
One housing association believes attitudes to social housing are changing
Just 17% of people would be happy for a housing development to be built within half a mile of their home, new research has
Government allegedly deemed sprinklers 'additional rather than essential'.
Councils have said Whitehall is refusing to meet promises to fund basic fire safety improvements like sprinklers needed after
Sharma’s response, dated July 19, made no specific mention of Croydon’s request. Croydon’s Cabinet Member for Housing Alison
Sajid Javid has been branded “clueless” after yet more evidence emerged of Government incompetence in response to the Grenfell
'What on earth is going on here? There are empty homes all across the borough.'