Widespread concern over crime and public service cuts on the doorstep in Cotteridge and Bournville

Cllr Mary Locke (far left) and volunteers from Bournville Labour Party on Ashmore Road in Cotteridge

This week, Cllr Mary Locke (left in photo) and Bournville Labour Party volunteers have been out talking to people in Cotteridge and Bournville to better understand the issues – both local and national – that local people are most concerned about.

We’re planning to be out most weeks in the run up to Christmas so that we can gather feedback from local people in Bournville, Cotteridge and Stirchley. We’ll then use this feedback to set out our priorities for the local elections in May 2018, so that we’re focusing on the issues that really matter.

Here’s some of the things we’ve learned so far.

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Ways you can support candidate Liz Clement’s Hall Green by-election campaign

Liz Clements (centre), Bournville Labour Party member and Labour Cadidate for the May 2017 Hall Green By-Election

Just over a week ago, Bournville Labour Party member and dedicated local campaigner Liz Clements was selected as the Labour Party candidate in the forthcoming Hall Green by-election, which will take place on 4 May (the same day as the West Midlands Mayoral election. If you can spare the time, please consider supporting Liz’s campaign.

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Care for the NHS Day in Cotteridge tomorrow

Care for the NHS Day on Saturday 26 November 2016

Tomorrow (Saturday 26 November) volunteers from Bournville Labour Party will be in Cotteridge between 12 noon and 1pm at the junction of Watford Road and Pershore Road to ask people to support Labour’s campaign to make sure our NHS gets the funding it needs now.

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Support Labour’s National Campaign Action Day for Inclusive Education this Saturday

Labour Party Education Not Segregation petition for Inclusive education

We’re supporting Labour’s National Campaign Action Day for Inclusive Education this Saturday (1 October). Please join us at 11am on the corner of Mary Vale Rd and Franklin Rd to talk to residents about their views on education and Labour’s vision for schools and opportunities for all our children.

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