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The return of the Young Leaders Experience

Max Salsbury

June 2014

The conference dedicated to the housing leaders of tomorrow is back with a packed programme of speakers. whg, the event’s co-founders, explain what’s in store this year and why they are so passionate about nurturing young talent.

24housing's 'Thirty under 30' campaign

24housing magazine’s Young Leader of the Year: Hannah Allen

Ellie Warfield

July 2013

It's impressive to manage more people than your age. And at just 25, Hannah Allen, 24housing's 2013 Young Leader of the Year, already manages a team of 27 staff. She started her career with Synergy in 2010 before the social landlord’s merger with Aster Group. The modest Liverpudlian was thrilled to receive the award during a special parliamentary reception at Westminster last month. Here she talks to Max Salsbury about a busy few months.

When Sara met David

Ross Macmillan

October 2012

As part of her prize for winning the 2012 Young Leaders award, Sara Parkin was given the opportunity to spend a day shadowing National Housing Federation chief executive David Orr. Here is her diary of a hectic 24 hours.

The final five. From left: Rachel Molyneux, Aaron Peake, Joanne Claridge, Hannah Boyd and Sara Parkin

What would you do if you were Grant Shapps?

Jon Land

June 2012

For the final task in this year's Young Leaders competition we asked our five candidates to present a future vision for housing to our independent judging panel. From cutting homelessness to streamlining the justice system - what we got back showed the true diversity of the sector... and even impressed the housing minister.

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