Your electoral ward

Your electoral ward is: BYKER. - Download a PDF map of this ward

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Ward Priorities

Byker Ward Priorities

  • Getting Byker working - increase the number of residents that are employed, tackling the barriers to gaining skills, training and employment
  • Education - make sure children are at school, achieving well, getting the right support and help to achieve their aspirations
  • Decent Neighbourhoods - clean and tidy pathways and streets
  • Investing in children - ensuring children have an opportunity to exercise their rights as young citizens, living, learning and playing Newcastle.  As active members of their community the views of children and young people should be taken seriously
  • Welfare - support for people on low incomes and out of work, benefits advice and welfare support to help people with their daily lives and in seeking gainful employment.
  • Health and wellbeing - supporty initiatives to tackle health inequalities in the ward
  • Byker Old Town - The Ward Committee recognises that this neighbourhood in particular has missed out on the investment programmes in the past, as such the committee has made the case to the Council and other partners that this area in particular needs inward investment.

Who represents you:

Your local councillors

George Allison
Veronica Dunn
Nick Kemp

Details of your local MP are based upon an address, and are not available for Ward based searches.

Your Ward Contact

Caroline Collinson
0191 277 3625

Ward Committee Meetings

Ward committee meetings for BYKER

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