Dan’s dog leads paws-itive dog theft awareness day zoom call

Dan Norris’ Cocker Spaniel Angel (and the Metro Mayor candidate himself) are backing Dog Theft Awareness day as figures show not only a large rise in demand for canine companionship during Covid lockdown but also an increase in the reporting of missing pets. They are not letting sleeping dogs lie and hosted a special ‘DogsContinue reading “Dan’s dog leads paws-itive dog theft awareness day zoom call”

Dan Norris welcomes Labour Leader to meet Filton key worker heroes

Labour Metro Mayor candidate Dan Norris welcomed Labour leader Keir Starmer to the South West Ambulance Trust’s base in Filton. The Labour duo met paramedics and other ambulance staff stationed there and heard about their tireless work throughout the pandemic. But Metro Mayor candidate Dan Norris said that he was “very sad” to hear thatContinue reading “Dan Norris welcomes Labour Leader to meet Filton key worker heroes”

Time for Chew Valley to get connected

Data reveals that nearly one in twenty people across the Chew Valley, Bishop Sutton & East Harptree are unable to receive decent broadband. In contrast across England as a whole 99.4% of homes and businesses meet the Universal Service Obligation –  able to receive 10 Mbps download speed or 1 Mbps upload speed, which Ofcom regardsContinue reading “Time for Chew Valley to get connected”

NHS heroes will be hundreds of pounds worse off next year under Government plans

Nurses, Physiotherapists, Occupational Therapists and other clinicians are set to be hundreds of pounds worse off in real terms every month if the Government’s recommendations are implemented. New figures show that, under their proposed 1 per cent pay “increase”, the basic starting salary of a Band 5 nurse is actually a pay cut, as itContinue reading “NHS heroes will be hundreds of pounds worse off next year under Government plans”