Labour promises

HERE are some of the highlights of the Labour manifesto:

n Help tenants stay in their own homes and choose accommodation that meets their needs for mobility and social care.

n Support residents through energy efficiency programmes to eradicate fuel poverty.

n Reduce greenhouse gasses.

n Oppose opencast mining and preserve open space.

n Invest in young people and creating opportunities.

n Give young people the opportunity to be involved in the way the community evolves and develops.

n Support and develop sport and leisure activities and the arts.

n Work with the police and other agencies to combat crime and disorder.

n Protect literary and cultural history and promote its learning.

n Preserve woodlands.