Dan announces buzzing new policy

Local residents were a buzz as Labour Metro Mayor candidate Dan Norris announced his plan to make the West of England the UK’s Bee capital. At a meeting attended by local bee keepers, concerned environmentalists and the Shadow Secretary of State for the Environment, the Labour candidate made a bee-line to lend his support toContinue reading “Dan announces buzzing new policy”

A bright future for our high streets

Labour’s Dan Norris has backed the Shadow Chancellor Anneliese Dodds as she launched Labour’s five-point plan to “put communities first” and support local high streets. Mr Norris, who is standing to be Metro Mayor, is promising a bright future for the West of England’s high streets. The Labour candidate has been critical of the currentContinue reading “A bright future for our high streets”

One in five local pupils in class sizes over 30

The number of Bath and North East Somerset pupils in class sizes of over 30 has soared to one in five pupils.  There are now 1592 more pupils in over-large classes than in 2010.  To tackle these inequalities, Labour has launched a new ‘Bright Future Taskforce’ to deliver a long-term strategy for children’s recovery and ensure everyContinue reading “One in five local pupils in class sizes over 30”