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SALFORD STAR MARY BURNS AWARDS 2009
 

MARY BURNS AWARDS
DAY 16

THE NEIL HILL MEMORIAL AWARD

This Mary Burns Award is dedicated to Neil Hill, who tragically took his own life in 2009. 

Neil took City West Housing and Hazel Blears to court over what he saw as an unjust 8% rent increase for tenants. Hazel Blears, as Communities Secretary, had sanctioned the transfer of thousands of council houses to City West, while City West had increased rents way beyond council rates.

Neil lost the case on a technicality, got an instant bill for almost £3000 from the Treasury, acting on behalf of Hazel Blears. He later took his own life, vowing in an e-mail to "haunt you for the rest of your miserable stinking rotten life". 

Neil, we're only too happy to help you with this quest…

Ladies and Gentlemen. THE NEIL HILL MEMORIAL AWARD…goes to…

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HAZEL BLEARS and CITY WEST HOUSING

Neil Hill R.I.P

Leigh Edmenson wrote
at 05:20:28 on 30 March 2010
Cool! Lol. Love you Neil. xxx
 
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