Resident chuffed at ‘perfect’ new kitchen


A St Raphael’s Estate tenant is looking forward to cooking up a treat in his brand new kitchen, the 350th to be installed by Brent Housing Partnership (BHP) this year.

Samuel Asante with BHP/Wates staff in new kitchenChuffed Samuel Asante said: “The kitchen is perfect! I am very happy with the work and love cooking in my new kitchen, it is a much better experience.”

Staff from BHP and contractor partners Wates presented Mr Asante with flowers and a gift (pictured) as part of a special event to celebrate the milestone.

The new kitchens are part of a wide range of improvements to homes and estates across Brent. The programme focuses on properties that are in need of need of modernisation with other tenants benefitting from new bathrooms.

Mark Drury, Interim Head of Property and Investment said: “We are very pleased to be investing in our residents’ homes and seeing how these works are making a big difference to people’s lives.

"The BHP team and Wates have worked exceptionally hard and have delivered a good standard of work which is good value for money.”