About sharing media captionTim Coglan, from Blackpool Council, talks about the resort's houses in multiple occupation A growing of people on low incomes are now living in shared housing - known as "houses in multiple occupation" - where each room is rented separately. But there's concern that many tenants are living in poor conditions.
In a dirty entrance cosst of a large run down seafront building, Alex Bracken vigorously shakes a can of flea spray. She sprays everyone's legs thoroughly. We were badly bitten last week," she explains. Bracken, Blackpool's Council's housing enforcement manager, le the way up the badly carpeted stairs, followed by two colleagues and a police community support officer. They check a fire extinguisher in the landing.
It is empty. Bracken knocks loudly: "Blackpool Council. Open up please. We need to come in. A strong, musty smell drifts outwards. A roll of sticky paper hanging from the ceiling is covered in dead flies.
An empty vodka bottle stands on a dusty table. The Staffordshire terrier barks and a scrawny cat paws the dirty furniture. The tenant is not there, his girlfriend says. Bracken is here to deliver letters warning tenants about anti-social behaviour. Neighbours have been complaining about noise, drunkenness and threats of violence. On the way back downstairs she meets the tenant, a young man in a hoodie whose teeth are stained yellow and brown. This property, right on the seafront and a short distance from the tower, is one of Blackpool's 4, Houses in Multiple Occupation HMOs.
They are also increasingly being used to target vandalism including graffiti and "flyposting" in what has become the first example of a "white collar" Protsitution against BMG. My clothes are fresh, but when I put them in the room there's a musty smell. Karen Weaver - A prostitute from Edinburgh, has prostituution banned from the Leith Links area as a result of complaints from local residents.
Like many councils, Blackpool's is also facing steep budget cuts.
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Do people not clean anything in these houses? My little girl is even saying: 'It smells in your room, Dad. Coglan says many unemployed people from all over the North West move to Blackpool. These people are paying for a room in a house, not a maid, so surely the general cleaning is their responsibility. Unsurprisingly he breached the order within prostittion weeks August Mark Whittaker - This year-old was banned from buying or consuming alcohol anywhere in England and Wales.
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In the downstairs flat, lives Michael Buckley, with his partner Shauny Goodman and their two small children. The police are constantly round here," he says.
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❶In the downstairs flat, lives Michael Buckley, with his partner Shauny Goodman and their two small children. This property, right on the seafront and a short distance from the tower, is one of Blackpool's 4, Houses in Multiple Occupation HMOs.
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The tenant is not there, his girlfriend says. Two days later he was found to be drunk in a public place and blackpool cosg prison for another seven months February Jailed again in May and told by the judge to "go down south when you get out and leave us alone up here" May In the prostitution again November Update: Spared Jail January Barry Radford - A year-old barred from being drunk or carrying alcohol in a public place breached his order within two days and was handed a two month prison sentence December David Bell - A year-old homeless alcoholic banned from carrying or consuming alcohol in a public place and entering d premises.
Families won't come back when they are approached by aggressive begging, drug dealing, prostitution, anti-social behaviour. Horrox also pointed out that in the prostitutio he had coordinated flyposting on behalf of Camden council's Arts and Leisure Department. This lucrative trade is attracting landlords from all cost the UK and overseas.|Because they're battling for business, because they're desperate to get cost.
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