#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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Passing of former Sunderland City Council Leader

It is with sadness that we mark the passing of former Sunderland City Council Leader, Councillor Bob Symonds. Bob worked hard for our city both as a councillor and as council leader. He was a proud member of the Labour Party, well known in Castle Ward and a popular...

Sunderland councillor aims to tackle ward litter issue

A SUNDERLAND councillor is getting her hands dirty in a quest to tackle Washington West’s litter louts.  Councillor Fiona Miller has led the latest monthly clean-up walk in Barmston, picking up rubbish left on the street or that has fallen from bins during...

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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.