Ending Violence Against Women

Today is White Ribbon Day, highlighting the epidemic of male violence against women. I’ve taken the pledge to do my part to “to never commit, excuse or remain silent about violence against women”. I hope that all men with a modicum of awareness will do the same. To help men to better understand what isContinue reading “Ending Violence Against Women”

Upgrading North Shields Town Centre

North Shields town centre has rapidly become a building site as the planned regeneration works shift up a gear. So what’s going on? I’ve been pressing for money to be spent on upgrading the town centre for years, long before I became a councillor. The first tranche of funding to develop the Masterplan was anContinue reading “Upgrading North Shields Town Centre”