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By: Labour News - 05 March 2014 - Comments Off

Leader of the Labour and Co-operative Group on Brighton and Hove City Council, Warren Morgan commenting after the budget was agreed today said: This is a victory for common sense and the right decision for the city. We have set [...]

By: Labour News - 04 March 2014 - Comments Off

A Brighton resident will be one of Labour’s candidates for the European parliamentary elections on May 22nd 2014. Tracey Hill, who lives on Hollingdean Terrace, will be on the list of candidates for the ten seats in the south east [...]

By: Labour News - 02 March 2014 - Comments Off

Nancy Platts, Labour’s Parliamentary Candidate for Brighton Kemptown and Peacehaven will be joining NHS staff at their protest over pay cuts outside the Royal Sussex County Hospital at 11am on Monday 3rd March. The protest is to highlight the proposal [...]

By: Labour News - 28 February 2014 - Comments Off

Councillor Chaun Wilson spoke in favour of the Labour and Co-Operative Party amendment at last nights budget council meeting – to protect funding for Pride in the city from proposed cuts by the Green Party. Thank you madam mayor I [...]

By: Labour News - 24 February 2014 - Comments Off

Labour will block the £5 a month council tax rise and reverse several of the cuts to services planned by the Greens in their Budget, it is revealed today. Labour Leader Councillor Warren Morgan said: “The Green Budget is a [...]

By: Labour News - 19 February 2014 - Comments Off

Labour is asking Green MP Caroline Lucas to get her councillors to stop their infighting for the good of the city. Leader of the Labour Group on the city council Cllr Warren Morgan said: “It is time Caroline Lucas said [...]

By: Labour News - 14 February 2014 - Comments Off

Rethink needed on plans to axe 80 East Sussex firefighters say Labour’s Parliamentary candidates Purna Sen (Brighton Pavilion), Peter Kyle (Hove and Portslade), Nancy Platts (Brighton Kemptown and Peacehaven) and Sarah Owen ( Hastings and Rye). Moves to cut 80 [...]

By: Labour News - 14 February 2014 - Comments Off

Zak the Zebra, mascot of road safety charity Brake, galloped into South Portslade for St Peter’s School road safety day today. Councillors Les Hamilton and Alan Robins were there to help – as was Deputy Leader of the Labour Group, [...]

By: Labour News - 12 February 2014 - Comments Off

Labour’s Parliamentary candidate for Brighton Kemptown and Peacehaven, Nancy Platts, attended a community meeting of over 300 concerned residents on Monday at St Luke’s Church regarding the proposed changes to the 81,81a and 81b bus route. Commenting, Nancy said: “It [...]

By: Labour News - 12 February 2014 - Comments Off

Labour councillors have announced they will try to reverse some of the worst cuts in the Green council budget, whilst blocking the proposed £5 a month rise in council tax. The news comes as the costs of holding a referendum, [...]