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Polling station in Ramsgate

Ramsgate votes for a fairer future

On 4th May voters across Kent decided who will represent them at County Hall for the next 4 years. I’m grateful to those in Ramsgate who elected me as one of the two County Councillors for our town. The Labour team fought a long and coordinated campaign, bringing a message of hope and a promise to fight for […]

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Painting by Jemima Brown

Campaigning for Labour in Thanet is an art!

The North and South Thanet Labour Party Election Academy was a hugely successful event. Held in Ramsgate at The Oddfellows Hall, this event brought together members from across Thanet to participate in a day of training, activism and inspiration. With speakers from the GMB, Hope Not Hate, Kent County Council’s Labour Group, Thanet District Council’s […]

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Ramsgate Sprint Revival, photo by Funk Dooby on Flickr (Creative Commons License).

Reviving the Revival – persistence pays off, they say.

Today. A lesson in persistence. I’ve been helping a family with accommodation. They have been stuck for months now! I helped out a resident with disabled car parking space request. Then, dealing with the Pleasurama hoardings saga – how many times have I written to Councillors Wells, Shonk and Heale since October?  Are the hoardings on the […]

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