Spelthorne leading the way nationally in striving to solve housing crisis

Spelthorne Borough Council is the first local authority in the country to convert part of its active civic building into affordable housing and held an opening ceremony for the West Wing on Friday 3 December. The Mayor of Spelthorne, Cllr Ian Harvey, formally opened the building. In 2018, the Council reconfigured its office space to … Continue reading Spelthorne leading the way nationally in striving to solve housing crisis

New facility for homeless families

An event was held on 24 November, led by the Mayor of Spelthorne Cllr Ian Harvey, to mark the completion of Spelthorne Council's new homeless facility in Ashford.  Located on Fordbridge Road in Ashford, Harper House will provide emergency accommodation for up to 20 homeless families. It will offer a local temporary home which is … Continue reading New facility for homeless families

Plans for key worker accommodation approved

Spelthorne Council have given the green light for the redevelopment of a car park for much needed affordable, key-worker homes on Victory Close in Ashford. This brand-new development will be 100% let at affordable rents, highlighting this Council's commitment to build homes for its residents and in particular for 'key workers' in the Borough. By … Continue reading Plans for key worker accommodation approved

New homeless facility in Ashford

An event was held on 29 September, led by the Mayor of Spelthorne Cllr Ian Harvey, to mark the completion of Spelthorne Borough Council’s new homeless facility in Ashford.  The White House Hostel on the Kingston Road in Ashford, opening on 11 October, will provide specialist accommodation for single homeless people with multiple or complex … Continue reading New homeless facility in Ashford

Affordable key worker housing in Ashford

Spelthorne Borough Council will be redeveloping the car park on Victory Close in Ashford into 100% affordable housing with key workers having priority allocation. The first of its kind for the Borough, this brand new development will be 100% affordable housing, highlighting this Councils commitment to build homes for its residents and in particular for … Continue reading Affordable key worker housing in Ashford