Hannah Packham: Your Labour Candidate Devon County Council Elections 2013
Local Labour Councillors have a crucial role to play in advocating and defending services which are essential to the people of Devon.
I believe in affordable housing (ownership and rental), effective public transport, a decent school for every child, and our National Health Service. As a Labour Councillor I will work with colleagues on securing and defending these which are essential to the quality of life for people in Devon.
The Labour Party is fighting hard against the threat of regional pay, which threatens to take millions of pounds out of the Devon economy. As a Labour Councillor I will work with colleagues to defend and fight for decent pay across Devon.
As the Duryard & Pennsylvania candidate I will listen to the community, to residents’ concerns and aspirations. I will ensure that everyone in Duryard & Pennsylvania has regular opportunities to speak and meet with me. I want to encourage involvement in and ownership of local politics.
Residents have noticed the increase in potholes and sunken drains - particularly on Pennsylvania Road and the Stoke Hill/Collins Road area.
These will only deteriorate through the Winter/Spring months and are especially dangerous to cyclists as well as damaging to car tyres. If you are aware of a problem phone the Pothole...Read More »
Residents have been annoyed by the Tory controlled County Council’s failure to carry out proper consultation on its proposals to turn off Exeter’s street lights. The County Council was forced to apologize for the lack of consultation and have confirmed that before any decision is made a proper consultation will...Read More »
Following the successful launch of the Exeter Community Garden residents of Pennsylvania have been working together with students and staff this spring and summer.
The garden is near the path opposite Belvidere Nature park and close to the University Sports Park and Innovation Centre. The meetings are usually each week and...Read More »