Residents from the New Islington Marina were yesterday given an “unreserved apology” from Manchester City Council for their failure to take seriously the concerns of the residents in the remedial plans for New Islington Marina; plans which included the eviction of 30 residential boats at the end of August.
On the 2th June 2017, the residents of New Islington Marina wrote to each member of the Executive Council asking them to consider the impact of any decision they make on our homes and lives. Click to read the full letter
Residents of New Islington Marina are calling on the Executive Council, which is due to discuss plans for the Marina on Wednesday 28th June, to consider the impact a forced eviction will have on their lives. Click for full press release
NIMRA was born in May, in the days after residents were sent a letter was sent from the council warning them all boats would be required to leave. Click here to read more about NIMRA and see the original letter from the council.