Awaab Ishak: Why Rochdale toddler’s death is being described as a ‘defining moment’
Toddler Awaab Ishak’s death from the exposure to mould in his flat has put the state of social housing in the spotlight
Toddler’s death from mould exposure in home is an ‘absolute disgrace’
Two-year-old Awaab Ishak died due to exposure to mould at his home in Rochdale, a coroner ruled on Tuesday. Activist Kwajo Tweneboa said the case is sadly a “damning indictment” of the state of social housing
Social housing tenants should get compensation for living in homes ‘unfit for human habitation’, say MPs
Funds must be made available to regenerate old social housing stock and compensate social housing tenants for living with disrepair, MPs have warned in a damning social housing report.