The Story of Coming Home

Stories of what didn’t work can be as instructive in the long run as things that did. So I’m leaving this here, so others might find it one day… For some time now I’ve been thinking of writing something on here about Coming Home. For many reasons, some of which I’ll explain, the time’s never […]

What kind of society do you want to grow up in?

Explaining social housing and the economy to young people. Many comments on this now in. See the evolving discussion with young people here. For a long time I’ve thought and no doubt even said that if you really know your stuff, whatever that ‘stuff’ might be, you should be able to explain it clearly to […]

Home

Listen to this blog post on BBC Radio Merseyside here. Home, the place where you can grow up happily, knowing it’s always going to be your home. Welcome home this little one from us at Coming Home Liverpool.No apologies at all for not having written much on here lately, Jayne Lawless and I have been […]

Coming Home: Big Issue North

Coming Home Liverpool is in the Big Issue North. “Jayne Lawless and Coming Home Liverpool co-founder Ronnie Hughes are in a jovial mood, surrounded by the green and grey walls of their adopted property – the first, they hope, of many empty houses they are going to convert into affordable homes. There are around 600,000 […]

“You know your street better than us, so tell us”

We want to find all the empty homes in Liverpool, with your help. We want to map all the empty homes and get people living in them as  soon as possible.So we need your help. Here’s how. Next time you walk up and down the street where you live, see which homes are empty and […]

Coming Home in the Liverpool Echo

Stories of what didn’t work can be as instructive in the long run as things that did. So I’m leaving this here, so others might find it one day… There’s something about being in an actual printed newspaper that confirms an ideas existence more than anything digital can. And this week Coming Home’s existence has […]