Newcastle Labour is the only party that will stand up to the Tories, who are continuing to impose unfair cuts on our city. The Lib Dems turned their backs on us during the Coalition Government.
Labour promises to work with residents for the benefit of everyone in Newcastle. They have the vision and ambition to invest in our city’s future while working to shield the most venerable from Tory austerity.
Major business developments are underway along the Tyne, at the Stephenson Quarter and at Science City. These are working towards Labour’s target of bringing 14,000 new quality jobs to the city. Labour’s housing plan is in place and developers are working with the council to build 21,000 new homes. Work is underway on a new network of cycle routes, while millions is being invested in our road network.
Libraries and Sure Start centres have this year been protected to ensure every child gets the best start in life.