Partnership Schemes - Hulme redevelopment

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What was Hulme created for?
Home to industrial workers of Manchester in 1900s, become over crowded and poor quality homes and industry declined
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When was the first attempt to redevelop Hulme?
1960s
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Why was this attempt at regeneration unsuccessful?
How homes built were of a poor quality and left people isolated and still unemployed.
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What does HCCP stand for?
Hulme City Challenge Partnership
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What is HCCP?
A regeneration programme between Manchester Council and private investment. Included involvement of local people and therefore met their needs.
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how much did the regeneration cost?
£37.5million
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what were the aims of the scheme?
create a strong sense of community, build a mix of housing, shops, and businesses, improves transport connections to city and quality of environment.
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What is the Zion Centre?
Arts and community centre running projects for locals
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What is Birley Fields
A business park created to encourage private investment
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What other improvements were made?
Tower blocks were demolished and the shopping centre was refurbished to improve the range of shops and create jobs.
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How much did unemployment fall by?
32%-6% 1992-2010
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How much did the population increase by?
3.3% higher than manchester av. of 0.2%
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What was the total amount of investment into Hulme?
£400 million
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What % of housing was social housing?
47.5% - still high compared to manchester av.
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Did crime rates and education levels improve?
yes, but still remained behind manchester av.
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What was there result of new jobs introduced into the area?
New professionals move in, boosting house prices (gentrification) but this made the are unaffordable to original residents.
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