Campaigning for a Labour government – Canvass in Carlisle Sat Nov 16th – update

November 14, 2019Allen Valleys, Bywell, Corbridge, Elections, Haltwhistle, Hexham, Home page featured, key marginals, News, Ponteland & Heddon on the Wall, Prudhoe & District

Campaigning for a Labour government – Saturday Nov 16th Canvass in Carlisle – key Tory marginal majority 2599 Cars from Newcastle Contact: Punita Goodfellow – tel. 078761 31208 2 car spaces available from Kirkwhelpington or nearby. Contact Chris Easton Train from Newcastle 9-23, calling at Prudhoe 9-41, Hexham 9-54, Haltwhistle 10-13 arrive Carlisle 10-44 Contact: … Read More

Stall outside Haltwhistle Library

September 22, 2019Haltwhistle

A team of 6 members were out on the stall outside Haltwhistle Library. Lots of conversations were had and Penny’s campaign was promoted and local issues were discussed.

Haltwhistle Branch Street Stall -National action Day

September 8, 2019Haltwhistle, News

      On Saturday 7th September 2019 as  part of Labour’s National Action Day ,Haltwhistle Branch were on the streets meeting the town residents and explaining what Labour will do for their town. Diane from Australia says Cambera Labour Party Support Penny Grennan Diane has traced her paternal family name ‘Glenwright ‘to Haltwhistle in … Read More

Urgent email – Defend Democracy

August 30, 2019Allen Valleys, Bywell, Campaigns, Corbridge, Featured, Haltwhistle, Hexham, Home page featured, News, Prudhoe & District

Stop the coup demo on Saturday Aug 31st at Newcastle Monument. Bywell branch of Hexham CLP will be on the the 9-56 train from Hexham which stops at:                             Corbridge    10-00                             Riding Mill 10-04                             Stocksfield  10-09                             Prudhoe      10-13                             Wylam at    10-18 Please join us.  

Hexham CLP at 2019 Durham Miner’s Gala

July 15, 2019Allen Valleys, Bywell, Corbridge, Haltwhistle, Hexham, Home page featured, News, Ponteland & Heddon on the Wall

A wonderful day out as ever at this event, despite the rain. Well attended by Hexham CLP officers. On the far right (position in photograph and not a reflection of labour politics) Chair Steve Grinter with Secretary Bill Haylock holding the banner. Social Media officer and co-chair of the Campaign Committee Tony Pierre stands under … Read More

Canvassing & street stalls

June 19, 2019Campaigns, Haltwhistle, Prudhoe & District

Canvassing Saturday 22nd June 11.00 am. Meet at Castle First School, Castle road , Prudhoe. NE42 6PH Contact Keith Trobe: 07846264549 Street Stall Haltwhistle:. Outside the library. 10.00 – 12.00pm Sunday 23rd June 11.00am Meet at Castle First School, Castle road , Prudhoe NE42 6PH Contact Keith Trobe: 07846264549

North of Tyne Mayoral Candidate Visits Haltwhistle

April 16, 2019Haltwhistle

  Today Haltwhistle Branch hosted Jamie Driscoll the Labour Candidate for North of Tyne Mayor. Jamie first chatted to members in Kastele Cafe and our chair Gail Ward interviewed Jamie on what he feels he can do for our town and what he will do as Mayor should he be successful , which we hoping … Read More

MP Candidate Elected

March 29, 2019Elections, Haltwhistle, News, Uncategorized, Women

29/3/2019   Last night at the candidate husting at Hexham Mart,  Penny Grennan was elected to serve our community.  The All women shortlist had three strong candidates who all gave good speeches but on the night Penny came out a deserved winner. Haltwhistle Branch was well represented on the night and will support Penny on her … Read More

Continued Criticism as Council Tax Support Cut

January 24, 2019Campaigns, Haltwhistle, News

By Ben O’Connell Cuts to council-tax support in Northumberland were given the final nod this week as the cost-saving measure was put to a vote by all county councillors. From April, all households in the county will have to pay a minimum of eight per cent of their council-tax bill, following approval for changes to … Read More

North of Tyne Mayoral Election

January 24, 2019Elections, Haltwhistle, News

Voters in Newcastle, Northumberland and North Tyneside will go to the polls on May 2nd 2019 and choose the first ever North of Tyne mayor. The vote will be held on the same day as local council elections in Newcastle and North Tyneside. Anyone registered and eligible to vote in Newcastle, Northumberland and North Tyneside can participate. Jamie Driscoll is Labour’s candidate. The mayor will … Read More

Labour’s October walk in Haltwhistle

October 22, 2018Branches, Haltwhistle, News

   Anne led us on a circular 5 mile or so Labour walk crisscrossing the South Tyne around Haltwhistle, and finishing on a lovely stretch of an old railway line on the last Saturday of October.  A top walk taking in the autumn colours, chatting about this and that and finishing with a coffee in Haltwhistle. We met Steve … Read More