This ITV news item seems to suggest that the 'saving' of the Welsh Streets from demolition through the intervention of SAVE in support of local activists, may prove a Pyrrhic victory, with erstwhile residents priced out of some, perhaps most, of the newly refurbished houses. It is a story that contrasts starkly with upbeat commentary elsewhere (e.g.
This blog post describes the latest stage in the Welsh Streets saga, with a Masterplan produced by Liverpool's partner Place First made available for scrutiny. This seems to be written from a 'Kelvin Grove' perspective, with Nina Edge's post highlighting the long-drawn-out process for remaining residents, despite Kelvin Grove having been removed from the demolition proposals as long ago as 2011.
Shows the recent history of the Welsh Streets through the lens of Liverpool Echo stories tagged with "Welsh Streets".
The Assemble collective has won the internationally famous Turner Prize for its work with residents of Granby 4 Streets in Toxteth in Liverpool. The award was presented live on television in a Channel 4 show.
The effect of the bedroom tax on lettings of social housing has occasionally surfaced. This story provides evidence that in some housing markets the effect is real.