#LabourWorks for Sunderland despite £290m Government cuts

Opened August 2018 on budget, and already transforming the landscape #LabourWorks

#LabourWorks for the economy with £1.5bn public-private sector investment between now and 2024

Sunderland is a city transforming under a Labour led council. Ambitious and progressive, led by people who are determined to see our proud city once again realise its potential, we are forcing positive change, in spite of crippling Government austerity that has many local authorities – and their hardworking teams – on their knees.

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Events key for 2019, says Labour member

2019 will build on ‘a tremendous year of events for Sunderland’ according to the city’s Labour Group cabinet member.  Councillor John Kelly, who has responsibility for culture and events, has promised to continue to with its work to establish Sunderland as ‘an...

Funding cuts will hit poorest places

SUNDERLAND Labour Group has condemned Government plans to change a funding formula that they believe will ‘benefit rich southern councils at the expense of poorer northern councils’. Councillor Graeme Miller, leader of Sunderland City Council, has criticised ‘in the...

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Only Labour can ensure the city continues to thrive despite the decline in Government funding.

Only Labour can deliver job security for hard-working people.

Only Labour can protect the public services, under threat from the Government’s relentless austerity drive.

Only Labour can deliver the safe, clean and green city we all want to be part of.