Despite the 2009 alterations to his property on Landos Court, Gunson Street, Mr Burton still has a one-bedroom tenancy agreement with his landlord.' READ HERE
'Giving with one hand…taking with the other: Council build tenant extra bedroom and then tax him for it.' READ HERE
Campaigners mobilised to help stop the eviction from a Salford tenant on Thursday.
Out of respect for the tenant, we have now removed these details from our website as now requested by the tenant. We ask that her future privacy is respected, and we regret any additional distress caused.
Bolton Against the Bedroom Tax made a Coffin. It had a big impact.
Cllr Juie Reed sent a message of support HERE
Tom from Manchester Peoples Assembly said
'Instead of them kicking us out of our homes Lets kick them out of their mansions.' Watch HERE
The Mirror reported that ...
In Manchester, Maria Brabiner, 48, showed the crowd a bill demanding she pay the council £11.82 per week in “Bedroom Tax. The former social services worker from Salford said: “I gave up my job to be a carer for my mum. I was living off my savings and then the Bedroom Tax came along. I lost a stone in weight. It’s been incredibly stressful.
"It’s a nasty piece of legislation that targets the vulnerable.”
Mark Krantz, secretary of the Anti -Bedroom Tax Federation for Greater Manchester, told the protesters: “We have marched 10 times in this city as well as lobbying the courts. We will be protesting every week and every month until the Bedroom Tax is history.”