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Cost of Living Support Vouchers

Dear Residents, Southwark Council is partnering with Leathermarket JMB to deliver its Winter Cost of Living Fund. Eligible low income households will receive a £100 Post Office Payout Voucher (by email or in post) that can be redeemed for cash at any Post Office. To be referred to the Fund, you must meet the following […]

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Allocations within the JMB area

Currently Southwark has 15,000 families and its waiting list and 3,500 families in temporary accommodation. Southwark has total control over allocations within the JMB area. The JMB does not have access to our tenants rehousing information, which means that our RSOs do not have the information to provide advice. The JMB will get involved in […]

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Parking on estates

Due to Covid-19,  Parking enforcement on estates for Leathermarket JMB was suspended for both residents & their visitors. We are now rolling out parking permits in stages.  You will be notified by your Resident Officer in writing when parking permits will be introduced on your estate.  To comply with government guidelines and to make it […]

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IMPORTANT UPDATE REGARDING WATER SITUATION IN SIMLA AND BURWASH

Dear residents, Please note the water has been restored yesterday Thursday 16th May evening and if any residents have any issues or concerns, they should call us on 02074508000 or email the repairs team on repairs@leathermarketjmb.org.uk. Once again we apologise for the inconvenience this may have caused and thank you for your collaboration.

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Water shutdown at Simla and Burwash

IMPORTANT UPDATE: We have now delivered three 2l bottles of drinking water to every household in each block. If you require more please contact the reception and we will organise a delivery. Attention all residents of Simla and Burwash houses: Repairs will be taking place in the Simla and Burwash House plant rooms to address […]

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Lawson TRA Annual General Meeting is on Wednesday 5th June

If you live on the Lawson Estate, put this date in your diary: the AGM of the Lawson Tenants and Residents Association will be on Wednesday 5th June, 7pm, at the Roundhouse Hall in Cardinal Bourne Street. Refreshments will be provided and a raffle will be held. Please see the attached notice for more details. […]

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Pesticides spraying May and June 2024

To all residents Just an update to inform all residents that the grounds maintenance team will be undertaking pesticides spraying over the coming months.   Please feel free to contact the Estates Upkeep Manager, Daniel White, if you have any query. Email: Daniel.White@Leathermarketjmb.org.uk    

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Meeting about Snowsfields development on 20th May

For attention of residents of Kipling and Crosby, Lockyer and Hamilton Estates:   A meeting regarding development planned along the south side of Snowsfields is being scheduled for Monday 20th May, at the Saint Hugh’s Church SE1 3PT, 6pm to 7:30pm.   The event will be the first real opportunity for residents to comment on […]

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CEO departure

It is with regret that we announce that Andrew Furtek has decided to step down as CEO and is leaving Leathermarket JMB to pursue interests elsewhere. Although having only been with us for a short time, Andrew proved himself to be a popular member of the team and we wish him the very best for the future. While an interim CEO […]

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Compensation Policy Consultation

Dear Residents We aim to provide excellent housing services for all our residents. However, there may be times when our service falls below the expected standards. If this is to happen, we want to act swiftly to put it right. In certain situations, this may include a remedy in the form of a financial compensation. […]

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Consultation – JMB Building Safety Engagement Strategy

Draft Building Safety Engagement Strategy – Have your say The Building Safety Act 2022 was introduced in the wake of the Grenfell Tower tragedy. It contains reforms aimed at improving the rights, powers and protections of residents and homeowners so that homes are safer and it makes clear how residential buildings should be constructed, maintained and […]

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JMB Bingo Socials are back

JMB socials are back by popular demand! Every Wednesday afternoon at the Leathermarket Office, 1:30pm-3pm, starting from 13th March. No sign-up required. Come for bingo, stay for tea and chat! Everyone is welcome. For any questions please contact Igor on 020 7450 8024 / 07761 343268 BingoSocial

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