COP26 – Councillor Holly Waddell, September 2021

10 October, 2021Campaigns, ClimateEmergency, Featured, Hexham Climate Emergency, Home page featured, News

On 18 September Councillor Holly Waddell was one of the speakers at the.COP26 Coalition Newcastle March and Rally. By agreement with Scott Dickinson, Holly represented Northumberland Labour and himself as Leader in emphasing Northumberland Labour’s commitment to action on climate change. She spoke about the huge potential of Northumberland in helping meet COP goals and … Read More

Jamie Driscoll, North of Tyne Mayor’s regular updates

12 August, 2021Featured, Home page featured, Mayor, News

Allan Wells. Anthony Joshua. Linford Christie. Chris Boardman. Nicola Adams. Pythagoras. Eliud Kipchoge. Haile Gebrselassie. Nadia Comaneci. All Olympic champions.  No, that’s not a mistake, although it’s true that you’re more likely to associate Pythagoras with triangles, rather than the Olympics. Pythagoras didn’t win an Olympic crown for doing difficult sums. He won for boxing.  … Read More

MASCHOMWatch, Israel

10 May, 2021ARCHIVE, Featured, Home page featured, International, News

HEXHAM LABOUR FRIENDS OF PALESTINE IN PARTNERSHIP WITH NEWCASTLE LABOUR FRIENDS OF PALESTINE, AND NEWCASTLE PALESTINE SOLIDARITY CAMPAIGN INVITE YOU TO AN EVENT featuring a short film ‘The Present’: an interview with the Director of the award-winning film. and a talk by  MachsomWatch, ISRAEL with our guest speaker: Ronny Perlman. INTRODUCED BY ANN SCHOFIELD, NEWCASTLE CITY COUNCILLOR … Read More

Jamie Driscoll, North of Tyne Mayor’s regular updates

10 May, 2021Featured, Home page featured, Mayor, News

Most political leaders get to choose their cabinets – local authority leaders, Scottish or Welsh first minister, the Prime Minister. Combined Authority Mayors are the exception. Our cabinets comprise the leaders and deputies from each constituent council. I’m looking forward to welcoming the new North of Tyne Cabinet Members, regardless of party. Despite the narrative … Read More