Angie Scott is the local council candidate for Prudhoe North. Says Angie: “I am delighted to have been selected to be the Labour candidate for Prudhoe North in the Northumberland County Council elections in May 2021. I am totally passionate about Prudhoe North, and so proud of Prudhoe, as I was brought up in Halfway, … Read More
Local news from around Prudhoe – Christmas has come early this year, thanks to Angie Scott.
Carry on Conservatives – caper in County Council Hall
Thanks to those Labour activists for campaigning in Prudhoe this Sunday. For the Many …
Well done to Brian and Labour Party activists and supporters for campaigning in Prudhoe on Sunday in the rain!
Whilst Jeremy Corbyn addressed an audience in Glasgow on Saturday August 31st urging them to stand firm against Prime Minister Johnston’s coup against democracy, activists gathered at Newcastle’s Monument. North of Tyne Mayor Jamie Driscoll, Councillor Rebecca Shatwell and University and College Union officer Joyce McAndrew amongst others offered a blistering critique of the Tory onslaught that … Read More
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.
Getting the Labour Vote out for Lee Robinson (Labour candidate in the Prudhoe Town Council by-election) in Prudhoe this evening. Penny, Debbie, Brian and Andy
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
A weekend of campaigning in Prudhoe with Kim McGuinness, Labour’s candidate for Police and Crime Commissioner for Northumbria and the Town Council by-election on the 4th July. Good conversations were had on the doorsteps about Tory police cuts and the Conservatives being more concerned with fighting amongst themselves than making sure our police force have … Read More
Prudhoe labour Party is calling for a fair share of Investment by Northumberland County Council in Prudhoe. The much admired East Centre needs investment for the delivery of first class youth work. Instead Conservative Northumberland County Council are pouring most of their capital funding resources into the new £57 million pound leisure and education facilities … Read More
Under Tory Government cuts via their ‘new formula’ for school funding Prudhoe schools will lose out. Losses between 2015 & 2020: St Matthew’s Catholic Primary School loss -£30,408 (-£238 per pupil) Prudhoe West First School loss -£20,575 (-£77per pupil) Highfield Middle School loss -£68,388 (-£152 per pupil) Adderlane First School loss -£29,773 (-£350 per pupil) … Read More
Tory Northumberland County Council previously issued a further “call for sites” – to help form the Local Plan Core Strategy, which the council said is not scheduled for adoption until 2020. Until then any land can be developed if developers appeal to central government. The draft local plan is now out for consultation and still … Read More
Tory Northumberland County council largely ignore maintenance in Prudhoe. Last summer grass was allowed to grow to 8 inches, many potholes were not mended, railings were left broken. POTHOLE FIASCO! The £100 million ‘war on potholes’ promised by the Conservatives in their election leaflets has turned out to be – six extra patches per ward! That works out … Read More
The Tory government cut funding to the CAB. Chief Executive Gillian Guy said: “Everyone who supports Citizens Advice should be deeply concerned by this news. It’s now clear that cuts are beginning to disrupt our front line services across the country, just as people struggle to cope with the impact of job losses, reductions in … Read More