Sunderland Labour Group leader Councillor Graeme Miller has written to the Prime Minister to express deep concerns about a lack of funding for Local Authorities, that he says will fail communities, front-line staff and the country during the Covid-19 crisis.

In a letter sent to the PM this evening, Cllr Miller calls on the Government to recognise the role of councils in the national effort to beat Coronavirus, and asks him to ensure they’re given the support they need to car