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Top tips to use the internet safely

To support #SaferInternetDay, our IT team has shared some basic top tips that you can do to keep yourself safer online.

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Supporting our local food banks

Christmas is nearly here and after what has been a challenging year for so many people, we’re donating to our local food banks to support local families. 

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Double Award Win for Innovative Offsite Collaboration

An innovative collaboration to demonstrate the effectiveness of using offsite manufacture to provide social housing in the South West has won two awards at the Constructing Excellence South West Awards 2020.

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Our new approach to customer service

Today is an exciting day for us as we launch our new approach to customer service. 

16 days of action - FACEBOOK

How we're raising awareness and supporting victims of domestic abuse

At Magna, we are committed to helping and supporting victims and survivors of Domestic Abuse. 

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Why we need a retrofit revolution in the south west – and beyond

Many organisations already have sustainability at the top of their risk register, and most others have it rapidly rising the rankings. It is no longer considered an emerging risk to be watched.

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Keeping our colleagues safe on the roads

Road safety is an important topic for us because we have 156 vans on the road across Dorset and Somerset, covering over 1.5 million miles per year. 

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Black History Month - a colleague's story

October is Black History Month. Today, we’re sharing personal experience on the subject from our colleague Molly.

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Creating great homes together

Magna Housing has a 10-year vision to create great homes together. To do this, they are looking to buy land in Dorchester, Bridport, Sherborne and Weymouth to deliver affordable housing for our communities. 

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Agility at the heart of our organisation

The Coronavirus pandemic and the huge changes it brought upon us all, has meant many of us have had to review our working practices and how we balance work and home life.  

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South West housing associations work together to speed up delivery of new affordable homes

Bath-based Curo has announced it will work with South West housing associations Alliance Homes and Magna Housing to help speed up delivery of new homes in the region through its Strategic Partnership with Homes England. The funding arrangement was secured jointly with Swan Housing Association at the beginning of last year.

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Buy your own home without a huge deposit

With people struggling to get on the property ladder, many remain at home with their parents or end up renting through the private sector which requires a large deposit and doesn’t hold the security of homeownership.