Defibrillator keeps community heart beating

Defibrillator keeps community heart beating

A life-saving community defibrillator has been installed in a Durham village, thanks to the backing of the Labour ward councillor. The emergency apparatus was mounted in West Rainton, thanks to the work of West Rainton and Leamside Village Partnership and funding...
Labour calls on the government to make food a right

Labour calls on the government to make food a right

County Durham Labour councillors are calling on the Government to address spiralling food poverty and make food a human right. Cllr Angela Surtees, Durham County Council portfolio holder for Social Inclusion, is tabling a motion at the next Full Council for the...
Labour changing community’s landscape

Labour changing community’s landscape

A popular project to demolish rows of long-empty former colliery houses is transforming a County Durham town, thanks to Labour councillors. The terraced houses in the Dean Bank area of Ferryhill, County Durham, had stood empty for over 15 years and become a magnet for...