On behalf of North Norfolk Labour Party, can I thank everyone who supported and voted for Labour in North Norfolk at the general election on 8 June and at the county council elections on 4 May.
Stephen Burke is Labour’s candidate for North Norfolk in the General Election. He is the local candidate in the race, and the only one capable of standing up for the many, and against the Conservatives. Stephen, who lives in Happisburgh, is active involved in improving health, housing, care and support for older people in North Norfolk. He is on the governing body of the NHS in North Norfolk and on the board of Victory Housing Trust, Age UK Norfolk, North Norfolk Community Transport and Norfolk Family Mediation Service. He has been chief executive of two national care charities and now runs the Good Care Guide and the think tank United for All Ages. He enjoys walking his dogs on the beach, running and swimming at Happisburgh, where he lives with his wife, Denise. They recently became grandparents. As well as ensuring a Labour government stands up for the many, Stephen has his own priorities for North Norfolk which include investing in coastal protection, ensuring universal broadband and mobile phone coverage for all in the area, and making North Norfolk a great place to live and work for all generations. Learn more in the videos below. Stephen says: “The choice at this election is clear. I am the only candidate who campaigned week in, week out to remain in Europe. Labour in North Norfolk was strongly opposed to Brexit. We are the only party who can get the best deal for Britain, for the many not the few.” “The Tories backed by the LibDems have…
Norman Lamb pledged to keep the Conservatives out in North Norfolk but his voting record shows he’s incapable of opposing the Tories. Some of the many Tory policies he’s voted for includes: Voting against a ban on fox hunting Voting for cuts to public services Voting for increased privatisation in the NHS Voting against dropping the Tories’ Health and Social Care Bill Voting for the sell-off of state owned forests Voting for the Bedroom Tax Voting for tax cuts for millionaires Voting for corporation tax cuts for wealthy businesses Voting for cuts to welfare payments for the most vulnerable Voting for fracking schemes which put our environment at risk Voting for a badger cull Voting to triple tuition fees despite pledging to vote against any rise. Plus, despite coming from the party that claims to represent the 48%, Norman Lamb has abstained on every Brexit vote choosing instead to sit on the fence. He was a business minister when the Tories were planning to privatise Royal Mail. He was a health minister when the NHS was being carved up, and spending on physical and mental health as well as care was going in the wrong direction. North Norfolk needs a strong MP who will truly oppose the Conservatives. With growing numbers in the area turning to food banks, the local NHS facing over £12.5m of cuts, and each school in the constituency having to cut a teacher due to lack of funding, it’s clear the Lib Dems aren’t that voice….
Labour’s General Election candidate in north Norfolk, Stephen Burke, reveals his campaign messages in his latest leaflet to voters.
Labour’s Parliamentary candidate Stephen Burke is hitting the roads of North Norfolk over the next month with his car badged up for the election campaign.
The Labour Party has named Stephen Burke as its candidate for North Norfolk in the 2017 General Election. Stephen is presently chair of the local party.
There are many ways you can help your local Labour Party in north Norfolk ahead of June 8th.