Housing-led Regeneration Network

Chair: Steve Cranston, United Welsh
Vice Chair: Stuart Baldwin, Melin Homes

CHC Representative: Selina Moyo

Hashtag: #HLRNetwork

This network is run by CREW Regeneration Wales and Community Housing Cymru for people working in housing and involved in regenerating communities. The network events provide an opportunity for members to share best practice and experiences, identify new opportunities, and meet people working in other organisations or other sectors.

Future network meeting dates:

  •  TBC


Previous Event: fesTYval 2015


Previous Network Event:

  • Tuesday 11th July 2017

Housing-led Regeneration Network - 11th July - Agenda

Housing-led Regeneration Network - 11th July - Notes/Actions

A holistic approach to LEQ

Final Poster - PO

Housing led regen network and FE

What Wales Can Do 22 June 2017 FINAL V2


  • Thursday 9th March 2017

Housing-led Regeneration Network - 9th March 2017 - Agenda

Housing-led Regeneration Network - 9th March 2017 - Notes/Actions

Coastal Housing Group - A Partner’s Experience of Vibrant and Viable Places

  • Monday 12th September 2016

Housing-led Regeneration Network - 12th September 2016 - Agenda

Housing-led Regeneration Network - 12 September 2016 - Notes


  • Thursday 12th November 2015

Housing-Led Regeneration Network - 12th November 2015 - Agenda (draft)


  • Thursday 23rd April 2015

The agenda for the day can be found here
The delegate list can be viewed here.
A summary of the main points from the day can be viewed here

Here are the presentations from the day: 
James Burgess: Housing and Poverty 
People's Republic Presentation

Links to crowdfunding examples:
Listening to Lambeth
STEAM University
Mum Space
City Safe

Recommended Ted Talk:
Amanda Palmer TED talk 

Handouts from Duke of Edingburgh Award Scheme:
Benefits to housing associations
Housing Association DofE developments
Housing association support package
Housing Associations Wales


  • Friday 30th January 2015

The Housing-led Regeneration Network met on Friday 30th January 2015 at the MRC, Mid Wales, and discussed the theme ‘Tackling poverty through improving physical and mental health and wellbeing’.

Here are the presentations from the day:
Hayley MacNamara- CHC and CREW
Andrew Jones- Charter Housing
Simone Devinett and Shelagh Iles- Rhondda Housing


Executive Steering Group Notes:

Executive Steering Group Notes, 6th May 2014
Executive Steering Group Notes, 22nd October 2014
Executive Steering Group Notes, 27th January 2014
Executive Steering Group Notes, 3rd Oct 2013
Executive Steering Group Notes, 28th June 2013

The next Executive Steering Group will take place on Wednesday 11th February 2015 at 2pm. Venue TBC.