Press releases

Six reasons to celebrate for affordable home-seekers in Bearwood

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18 Oct 2017

Leading social housing provider Stonewater has marked the official opening of a new mini-development of six affordable rental homes in Anjou Close, Bearwood.

Top national award win for inspiring former Poole Foyer resident

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17 Oct 2017

Kyle Jenkins, former resident of Quay Foyer in Poole, has won the Inspiration Award for always giving 100% to the young people he mentors, despite complications in his own life.

Justin Tomlinson MP visits affordable housing scheme in Swindon

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16 Oct 2017

Justin Tomlinson MP visited a development of Stonewater homes for shared ownership and affordable rent at St. Quentin Close, Swindon, on Friday, 13 October 2017, to see how local housing providers are helping people onto the housing ladder, as well as supporting local people with affordable housing.

Stonewater wins Innovation of the Year for Longleigh Foundation


13 Oct 2017

Social housing provider Stonewater has won a top national innovation award for the creation of Longleigh Foundation, a new independent grant-giving charity which helps the UK’s most vulnerable residents and communities affected by poverty and welfare cuts.

Top national Foyer award for unsung Exeter hero

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12 Oct 2017

Alan Sharp has won the Unsung Hero Award for going above and beyond the call of duty in his role as Senior Project Worker at the Exeter Foyer in Commercial Road.

Healthy living is on the menu for Peter Dyer Court residents in Mablethorpe

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09 Oct 2017

Leading a healthier lifestyle is on the menu at Peter Dyer Court, a Stonewater sheltered housing scheme for the elderly in Mablethorpe.

Construction begins on 24 affordable village homes in Desford

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08 Oct 2017

Construction has begun on 24 affordable village homes at The Paddocks, a brand-new development at Hunts Lane in Desford village, near Leicester. The new affordable homes which are being built for leading social housing provider Stonewater by Bellway Homes, responds to a critical shortage in the area of good quality, low cost housing for local people.

Stonewater gives ‘thumbs-up’ to Government’s new social rent deal

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06 Oct 2017

We are delighted that the Government has listened to social housing providers and announced a new rent settlement that sees a return to rent reviews linked to inflation.

Stonewater appoints new IT Director

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06 Oct 2017

Stonewater, one of the UK’s leading social housing providers, has appointed Amit Patel as its new Director of IT. Amit will join Stonewater from PA Housing where he was Director of Corporate Services.

Stonewater welcomes PM’s social housing plans

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04 Oct 2017

The Prime Minister’s promise today to build hundreds of thousands of truly affordable new homes across a range of tenures is great news for the many people currently struggling to afford decent housing across the country and who are stretched to breaking point to pay their mortgages and rents.