Tackle those who profit from shed beds
city is the only place outside London to receive Government cash aimed at tackling landlords who put large numbers if migrants into houses and charge them exorbitant sums.
The money to tackle the so called “beds in sheds” issue is overdue and the fact that the city has been earmarked for support highlights the scale of the problem here.
It’s a valuable injection of funds that will help to tackle a problem that is making the lives of migrants and local people a misery.
In particular, those who seek to profit on the back of unscrupulous practices must pay the price for their actions.