Tag Archives: Article Four

Anonymous letters against Article Four are “reprehensible”, say councillors

anonymous Article 4 letter

Anonymous letters distributed in the Carholme area, warning residents of a house price crash if an Article Four direction were implemented, have caused outrage amongst city councillors and permanent residents.

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Article 4 still up for consultation

Lincoln's West End, a popular residential area. Photo: Luke Pennington via Flickr.

Local legislation that would see restrictions imposed on the number of properties converted to student homes still has an uncertain future.

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New community reps “co-opted” at student council

Olivia Hill, Welfare & Community at Lincoln Students' Union

Monday night’s student council saw its representatives vote to co-opt two new community reps. Each representative will have a vote on Student Council for the rest of the academic year to represent the main student-inhabited areas of the city.

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Opinion: Article 4 is not anti-students

Lincoln's West End, a popular residential area. Photo: Luke Pennington via Flickr.

The recent request by the West End Residents’ Association (WERA) to implement an Article 4 Direction in their area has received significant media coverage. Committee member and West End resident Rob Lewis explains the reasoning behind their request for an Article 4 Direction in Lincoln.

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