Basildon

We Are Proud to Live in a Diverse and Tolerant Society

"We are proud to live in a diverse and tolerant society. Racism, xenophobia and hate crimes have no place in our country. We Basildon Borough Council condemn racism, xenophobia and hate crimes unequivocally. We will not allow hate to become acceptable. Basildon Borough Council will work to ensure local bodies and programmes have support and resources needed to fight and prevent racism and xenophobia. We reassure all people living in Basildon Borough Council that they are valued members of our community.” (more…)

Basildon

Labour’s Plan to build Basildon’s Council Homes

Since the Conservatives took control of Basildon Council in 2002 they have failed to build the required amount of council homes. Instead they have rolled over to developers and allowed homes to be built that are unaffordable to Basildon's young people. Labour has a plan to build 8,000 new council homes in Basildon by ensuring that the council adopts a policy whereby 50% of all housing developments MUST be council homes. (more…)