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Thank you!

Susan Craig has been re-elected as the Lib Dem Councillor for Low Fell. The results were: Susan Craig, Liberal Democrat Focus Team 1615 (50.5%) Trade Unionist and Socialist Coalition 32 (1.0%) Labour Party 1073 (33.6%) Green Party 134 (4.2%) Conservative Party Candidate 341 (10.7%) Susan said ”Thank you to everyone who took part and voted. […]

Lib Dems call for cleaner streets

Are you concerned about litter on streets in Low Fell and the rest of Gateshead? Do you feel not enough is done to keep our pavements clear of rubbish? We can reveal that Gateshead Council spends less than half, as a proportion of its budget, on street cleaning than the other 4 councils in Tyne […]

Winter gritting

If you come across roads that need gritting, or a grit bin that needs topping up, please contact the Council on 0191 433 7000 or by email at

Council Budget: Your Views Wanted

This year’s Council budget consultation has begun. Among the proposals for saving £13 million are reduced collections from on street litter bins, the closure of Low Fell’s public toilet and a reduction in opening hours at the Campground recycling centre. To read more about the Council’s budget proposals for next year, and to give your […]