150 years of Peabody Trust Housing
Bernatetta lives on the Pembury estate in Hackney
George Peabody's letter to his trustees telling them that he plans to set up the trust with £150,000 pounds to help the Poor and needy of London.
Artist Caroline Walker rents a studio space in Peabody Yard. The spaces were originally ment as artisan workshops for the residents of the estate, but became derelict until recent modernisation into artist studios
Gladys Thompson, 85 has lived on Whitecross estate most of her life, her children and grandchildren all grew up on the estate.
The classic peabody estate stripe look
Vicki Hill, lives in a new build house in Hackney. The building is a shared ownership scheme with Peabody. Vicki is an art teacher who wouldn't have been able to buy a place in London otherwise.
Modern look details from peabody estates
Alex Marshall, was homeless for 20 years before he ended up getting into a Peabody flat in southwark. He is finding with the help of Peabody support workers that he is feeling that his house now feels like a home
Gabrielle Djanogly is a milner who lives in Peabody Place in Pimlico. She is a maket rent tennant that has lived on the estate for 1 year.
Ben Taylor, got a job through the peabody back to work scheme. He is now working for Barclays cycle hire.
Pembury Estate in Hackney
Jane Buttingeig was peabody's volunteer of the year. She lives in Peabody Avenue and is involved with many community projects
Clarissa Leyesa is an NHS nurse who lives on Barons Place Estate. A specially constructed building specifically designed for keyworker housing.
Sam ILelaboye, 18 is a member of the Hackney youth council and the tennants association at Pembury estate in Hackney.
Peabody archive- map showing some of the first estates in London
Radio DJ Robert Elms at the Herbrand Street estate where he lived for 2 happy years in his 20's.