Newspaper Article

Demolishing iconic tower blocks is an attack on whole idea of social housing

Citation

McCall V, Mooney G & Paton K (2015) Demolishing iconic tower blocks is an attack on whole idea of social housing. The Conversation. 09.10.2015. https://theconversation.com/demolishing-iconic-tower-blocks-is-an-attack-on-whole-idea-of-social-housing-48918

Abstract
First paragraph: Down they came. Glasgow’s Red Road Flats have (mostly) been demolished, having dominated the north-eastern skyline of the city for half a century. Following the destruction of the first two blocks in 2012, the passing of the remaining six is a moment where the whole country should take stock. Access this article on The Conversation website at https://theconversation.com/demolishing-iconic-tower-blocks-is-an-attack-on-whole-idea-of-social-housing-48918.

Keywords
Affordable housing; Scotland; George Osborne; Social housing; Glasgow; working class

StatusPublished
Publication date online09/10/2015
URLhttp://hdl.handle.net/1893/23618
PublisherThe Conversation Trust (UK)
Publisher URLhttps://theconversation.com/…al-housing-48918
Place of publicationLondon
ISSNNo ISSN