Labour committed to County Durham

Labour committed to County Durham

Labour has reaffirmed its commitment to play a lead role in securing a bright future for County Durham, despite today losing the leadership of the council. Labour Group Leader, Cllr Carl Marshall, said: “Congratulations to Amanda Hopgood for becoming Leader of Durham...
New dawn for County Durham Labour

New dawn for County Durham Labour

Change in leadership heralds new beginning as Labour rebuild begins. County Durham Labour is under new leadership. Carl Marshall was elected Leader at a Group meeting this morning (Saturday May 15), replacing Cllr Simon Henig, who stood down this week. Cllr Marshall...
Labour Leader backs County Durham jobs plan

Labour Leader backs County Durham jobs plan

Labour leader Keir Starmer today applauded County Durham Labour’s ambitious plans to create tens of thousands of new jobs and revitalise the local economy. Ahead of Thursday’s local elections, Starmer was joined in Durham by Labour’s Deputy Leader Angela Rayner. The...
Labour candidates take on the roadhogs

Labour candidates take on the roadhogs

Sherburn Division’s Labour candidates David Hall and Bill Kellett invited Durham’s Police and Crime Commissioner candidate, Joy Allen to the village to discuss issues surrounding nuisance road users. Dangerous drivers, HGVs, speeders and off-road motorcycles were on...
A place for veterans in County Durham

A place for veterans in County Durham

Labour councillors help create new East Durham hub for those who served. People who served their country can now make use of a new support hub, that officially opened this week. Labour Member of Parliament for Easington, Grahame Morris MP, officially opened East...