Jess McCabe

I am a journalist and these are some of the stories I've been working on lately

Monthly Archives: April 2014

Learning curve 17/04/2014 A year on from the introduction of…

Learning curve 17/04/2014 A year on from the introduction of the bedroom tax, Jess McCabe catches up with Inside Housing’s welfare reform focus group to find out if dealing with the impact of the changes has become child’s play or if it’s still requiring baby steps One year ago, Inside Housing recruited 10 social landlords from across the country. The…

We have just celebrated Inside Housing’s 30th birthday -…

We have just celebrated Inside Housing’s 30th birthday – so I dug through the National Archives’ latest releases under the 30-year rule to find out about the housing politics of 1984. Read it on Inside Housing’s website, or here. Thatcher’s secrets 04/04/2014 In 1984, Margaret Thatcher’s housing minister threatened to resign over proposed cuts to his budget. Jess McCabe uncovers…