Telephone Canvassing

16 November, 2019ARCHIVE, Elections, Home page featured

The new improved Dialogue system is up and running. Hexham CLP is running almost daily group sessions. Or you can choose to work from the comfort of your own home at times that suit you. You can select who to speak to in whichever ward. It costs you nothing. Watch the training video.

Newcastle and Northumberland stand firm for democracy

3 September, 2019ARCHIVE, Branches, Bywell, Campaigns, Elections, Home page featured, News, Prudhoe & District

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

Persuasive Doorstep Conversations

22 June, 2019Allen Valleys, ARCHIVE, Campaigns, Elections, Hexham, Parliamentary Candidate, Ponteland & Heddon on the Wall

Thanks to Labour North’s Callum Bell for leading a very enjoyable training session on persuasive doorstep conversations this afternoon.  Thanks also to those Labour Party members who attended the training and then campaigned in Hexham East for Kim McGuinness, the Labour candidate in the Police and Crime Commissioner by-election on the 18th July.   

Kim will fight to keep our streets safe

16 June, 2019ARCHIVE, Campaigns, Elections, Parliamentary Candidate, Prudhoe & District

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

Congratulations, Mayor Jamie!

4 May, 2019Elections, Featured, News

A message from Bill Haylock,  Secretary of the Hexham Constituency Labour Party. Jamie Driscoll and his campaign team have scored an outstanding victory for Labour over the Tories in the first ever North of Tyne Mayor election. The result of yesterday’s election, after a second round run-off in which second preference votes were counted, is: … Read More

North of Tyne Mayoral Election

24 January, 2019ARCHIVE, Elections, 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

Make sure to use your vote!

20 December, 2018Elections, Featured, News, Youth

Peterloo: 15 people died at St Peter’s Field, Manchester when cavalry charged into a crowd of 60,000 to 80,000 who had gathered to demand the right to vote. John  Hill reminds us that: The fight for all UK citizens to have the right to vote has been a long one, from the Levellers, to Peterloo, … Read More