Burn Inn lights upgrade

Burn Inn lights upgrade

For years, the Burn Inn traffic lights have caused misery for motorists, and, more importantly, posed a real danger for people crossing the busy A182 and Gillas Lane.

Speeders put on school crossing go-slow

Speeders put on school crossing go-slow

A Sunderland councillor has boosted school crossing safety measures by putting the brakes on speeding drivers. Labour’s Sandhill ward councillor, Debra Waller, has claimed a victory for the community in an 18-month campaign to slow traffic passing Broadway Junior...
Campaign to tackle accident blackspot

Campaign to tackle accident blackspot

SUNDERLAND councillors have set their sights on tackling a problem junction, after a spate of serious accidents. Labour councillors in Southwick have come together to launch a campaign, and are petitioning council officers to urgently upgrade the Thompson Road-Carley...
Council to tackle parking problem street

Council to tackle parking problem street

HOUGHTON councillors are celebrating, after a hard-fought battle to deal with parking problems on a busy city street. Sunderland Labour Group councillors Neil McKnight, Juliana Heron and Alex Scullion have successfully campaigned to make much-needed changes to...