new flyer

14 05 2010

diy housing may 2010 A5 mill hill



10 05 2010

12pm – LILAC- Low Impact Living Affordable Community housing project in Leeds

LILAC is a pioneering project which aims to build a community of 20 homes.

1pm living on boats – a workshop/discussion about living on boats

2pm kids in radical housing.

3pm benders – a workshop about living in benders.

housing co-ops– a workshop about how to set up a housing co-op.

4pm communal living discussion

5pm – Self-build – a workshop about straw bale housing buildings.

there will also be stall from LASSN, SNaRL,Radical Routes, Straw bale build + more where you can gain information.

change of venue

15 04 2010

hey so theres a change of venue the new venue is The venue has changed to:
Mill Hill Unitarian Chapel
1 City Square
Leeds  LS1 5PY

near the station

we’ll post a programme for the day shortly.

if your interested in getting involved please get in contact.

The event is free and will be a day of stalls, workshops and discussions exploring issues such as self-build housing, housing co-ops, boating, communal living, low-impact dwelling, squatting, bringing up children in unusual situations and more.  The organisers are individuals who themselves have experience of living in these situations and want to
share their skills and knowledge.

house Yourself

30 03 2010

Interested in different Housing solutions?!
Sick of renting and dealing with your landlord?!
Want to find out how to take more control of your housing situation?

A Take control of your Housing event is being held May 15th in Leeds city centre, promoting alternative housing solutions. Workshops, stalls and discussions will be held throughout the day exploring coops, squatting, low-impact housing, travellers, and other alternative solutions.

Food and tea available througout the day and a delicious dinner will be held at the Commonplace, a autonomous social centre in Leeds city centre.

Location: St Johns St John the Evangelist, 23 New Briggate, Leeds, LS2 8JD
Time: 11-6pm
Date: May 15th, 2010