Granby 4 Streets

inspecting-liverpool04Over the past 6 years I’ve been involved with the people in Granby 4 Streets, helping them to sort out the future of their place. A place now being widely celebrated as you may know.

These are by no means all of the posts I’ve done about Granby 4 Streets in Liverpool 8. But they’re enough to tell you the story of what’s happening as these last 4 original streets of Granby enter a future that, for a long time, they weren’t expecting to get.

A story of a determined community, of multiple failed regeneration initiatives and of the final coming together of a Community Land Trust and a creative partnership, now not only on site at long, long last. But also and bizarrely winning the Turner Prize. The deepest community led learning of my life.

My own history in Granby goes back to the early days of my housing career in the 1970s. But here’s the story of the last 6 years, when I finished my work as a board member of the Granby 4 Streets Community Land Trust, though I continue to be a member of the CLT itself:

To see everything I’ve written and photographed of Granby search on ‘Granby’ in the search box on the blog.

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