June 2016

Community Clean up – Daisy Hill

June 29th, 2016

Our Housing Services @ Walker office has organised a clean up for 5 July from 10am-12 pm in the Daisy Hill area. Cage vans will be there to collect rubbish, and staff can assist those who need help. Please contact the office with any queries –  you can find their details here.

YHN supporting Orlando

June 17th, 2016

We’ll be lighting the Riverside Dene blocks in rainbow colours to coincide with the Northern Pride vigil in allegiancewith the people of Orlando this Saturday at the Civic Centre.They’ll be lit as they are in these photos, which were taken when they were lit in support of the International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia this […]

A new Managing Director for YHN

June 16th, 2016

From cash desk to Director as Tina takes over at YHN!Your Homes Newcastle, the housing management company owned by Newcastle City Council, has been joined by a new Managing Director.Hailing from Kenton in Newcastle, Christina Drury started her career in 1982 as a clerk at the City Council’s housing department. Since then she has developed […]

Clean up in Walker!

June 8th, 2016

Our Housing Services @ Walker office has organised a clean up for 21 June from 10am-12 pm in Wigmore Avenue, Lichfield Avenue, Burnham Grove and Springwell Avenue. Cage vans will be there to collect rubbish, which should be brought to Wigmore Avenue at the usual spot, away from neighbours’ drives. Please contact the office with […]

Warning to tenants around Right to Buy and life insurance agents

June 8th, 2016

Your Homes Newcastle is warning tenants to be wary of private companies operating across Tyneside and encouraging them to apply to buy their council properties and take up discounted life insurance offers. We have received a significantly increased number of “Right to Buy” applications, which were submitted by a private company. Jen Vinton, head of assets […]