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A child in the city

Leo Pollak
Leo Pollak
Cabinet member for housing
Influences ● November 13, 2020

I don't consciously apply "this kind of thinking " to "that kind of problem", but certainly my attitude to council estates is influenced by that....

I really do think we need to be celebrating our estates more, and talking them down less, because they are a great 20th century legacy, particularly in Southwark. They are a bedrock of our borough, that makes it the strong, diverse, mixed community that it is. (Also watch "Seven Frontiers of Council Housebuild...

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