The Homes for Britain campaign has six milestones, with distinct activities for each.
Our timeline provides more detail of the activities we’d like you to take part in during each phase of the campaign. You can also download a pdf version of the timeline.
We’ll be adding more detail to this timeline as the campaign each milestone approaches, so be sure to register for regular updates.
|Date||What is happening||What you can do|
|As soon as you can||Join the campaign||
|At any time during the campaign||Take the campaign message to politicians||
|Every week||Tweet about the campaign||
|27 January to 17 March||50 blogs in 50 days||
|9 February onwards||Milestone 4: Amplifying the message: Take the campaign message to the public||
|7 March to 17 March||Walk to the rally||
|17 March||Milestone 5: Homes for Britain rally||
|March onwards||Advertising campaign||
|17 March after the rally||Milestone 6: The Home Straight||
|7 May||General Election||
1. Party Conferences - September-October
We took the message directly to politicians at the three main parties’ conferences with more than 50 events involving 80 organisations taking place under the Homes for Britain banner. Read more about the success of this milestone.
2. #HomesforBritain day of action (November 2014)
The whole housing sector got actively involved in the day of action on 25 November – nearly 1,000 organisations and individuals participated and tweets with #homesforbritain appeared in timelines nearly 3 million times. Our Thunderclap was supported by 429 people (a social reach of 689,000) and more than 10,000 loops of our Homes for Britain Vines were played on the day.
3. Ho Ho Homes for Britain (December 2014)
More than 1,000 messages were sent to 550 candidates by our supporters. The hashtag #homesforbritain was used nearly 1,500 times on Twitter in December and our Facebook advert reached more than 18,000 users.