Tag: Radian

Spring clean brightens up Mansbridge

Over 70 people took part in the Mansbridge Clean Sweep on Saturday March 4 as part of Keep Britain Tidy’s national initiative, the Big Spring Clean. Local residents of Eastleigh based housing association Radian were joined in the community litter pick by The Sheriff of Southampton, Councillor Les Harris, Caroline Nokes MP and Councillor Bob…

Radian welcomes housing white paper

Lindsay Todd, Chief Executive of Radian Group, one of the south’s largest housing providers based in Eastleigh, on today’s housing white paper. It welcomed the new shift in policy towards the expanding rental market, the introduction of measures to manage ambitious housebuilding targets and transparency of land ownership, and the part Radian aims to play…

A free suit from Radian…

Collins house Eastleigh,Swaythling Housing, Radian Group

Radian, a major housing and care provider in the South of England, will be giving out free interview clothing to job seekers (subject to availability) in Bishops Waltham at a FREE Employability Event on Wednesday 9th October in the Jubilee Hall. Radian is working with the Winchester Business Collective to coordinate this Free Employability Event…

New eco-homes that cost 41p a month to heat

Residents in new eco homes built by Eastleigh based housing provider Radian are paying as little as 41p a month to heat their homes. Radian’s Stoneham Green was the first ever development in the earea to achieve the Code for Sustainable Homes Level 6 and one of the first nationally to include technologies that specifically…

Radian staff go extra 5k for Charity

Radian’s Human Resources team, primarily based in its Eastleigh and Windsor offices, this week donated the money collected through their fundraising activities. The HR team felt it was important to fundraise for a charity and each member of the team discovered they all knew of someone who had recently lost the fight with cancer.  It…

Eastleigh seniors in triple celebration

105 year old Edna Small

There’s a triple celebration for four residents at Leslie Loader Court, a sheltered housing complex run by Radian, at Eastleigh in Hampshire. Mrs Edna Small turned 105 years old on Monday, 9 May. Edna, who was born in 1906, will enjoy a family party along with other friends and residents on Friday, 13 May. She…

Radian to get new skipper

Social landlord Radian Group today announced that Richard Hastilow has been appointed as its new Chairman. A successful naval captain and businessman, Richard takes over the Eastleigh based Housing association which has an annual turnover of £100m and provides almost 18,000 homes as well as support for some 400 people with disabilities. He replaces Mike…

Trapped tenant in poverty plea

As a full time assistant on the pharmacy counter in the Swan Centre’s Boots branch, Dominic Smith, is a familiar face to most Eastleigh townsfolk. However many would be surprised to discover he is one of growing number of people who despite being in full time work have fallen into the poverty trap. These are…

Statement from Swaythling Housing

Swaythling Housing Society have issued the following statement in response to our posts ‘Eastleigh’s Anti-Social Tenant Shame’ and ‘Update On Anti-Social Tenants’ “In the Eastleigh area the Society owns 896 properties. We have been taking robust action to address anti-social behaviour wherever it affects residents, including Eastleigh. As a result by the end of December…

Update on Anti Social Tenants

Following Publication of the Feb 1st story regarding anti social behaviour by Swaythling Housing tenants. Eastleigh News has been contacted by Swaythling Housing parent company, Radian. A spokesman was at pains to stress that although the figures quoted in an abstract from the association’s magazine were accurate, they pertained to incidents across the association’s portfolio…