Although Fairview Crescent is one of the city's newest and best-designed council estates
sources estimate between 12 and 15 law-abiding families have fled as a direct result of the anti-social behaviour.
But he rejects those who claim council estates
will always look rundown because residents do not have a stake in their properties.
He has chosen to make comparison with the rest of Birmingham's council estates
BAD feeling between X Factor judge Cheryl Cole and fiery contestant Wagner intensified after Cheryl said she was proud of her council estate
roots, which the Brazilian had commented on.
There are tabloid reports that the residents of a council estate
in southeast London are considering changing its name in memory of Jade Goody.
A week earlier, a podgy 13-year-old, Andrew Johnston, told us he had to win to get he and his mum away from the Carlisle council estate
where he was being bullied.
Now the dad-of-one, who lives on a council estate
, has promised to stick with his pounds 200-a-week job as a self-employed landscape gardener.
He said: ``What enjoyment does a 21-year-old single mother of three living in a council estate
His daughter Aida lives on a run-down French council estate
with her jobless mother Helen Mendy, 31.
Working in partnership with Coventry City Council on the Pounds 627,000 scheme, the site to the rear of a residential council estate
has been reclaimed and landscaped as a public park.
The woman and children, aged from 15 months to 17 years, are now living in a four-bedroom house on a council estate
in the Kirkstall area of Leeds.
CHERYL Cole last night defended her on-air clash with Wagner over his council estate
jibe, insisting she was right to give him a dressing-down.