Working Hard for North Durham

Kevan visits Old Coop Buildings in Sacriston

Kevan visits Old Coop Buildings in Sacriston

Kevan along with Cllr Heather Liddle visited Sacriston Enterprise Workshops CIC who are undertaking a restoration project at the Old Cooperative Buildings on Plawsworth Road in Sacriston. Kevan met the businesses involved with the project including the Woodshed...

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Kevan meets Chair of TEWV NHS Foundation Trust

Kevan meets Chair of TEWV NHS Foundation Trust

Kevan met today with Miriam Harte, Chair of the Tees, Esk & Wear Valleys NHS Foundation Trust to discuss mental health and the support available for residents across County Durham. Further information about the Tees, Esk & Wear Valleys NHS Foundation Trust is...

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Kevan meets with Local Government Ombudsman

Kevan meets with Local Government Ombudsman

Kevan met today with Michael King, the Local Government and Social Care Ombudsman to discuss their new report Caring about complaints; lessons from our independent care provider investigations. A copy of the report is available online by clicking on the link below:...

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Access issues for blind and partially-sighted people

Access issues for blind and partially-sighted people

Kevan met today with a group of constituents at his office in Sacriston to discuss access issues for people with guide dogs. As a result of the meeting, Kevan will be seeking a meeting with Durham County Council to discuss the level of training provided to taxi...

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New Market Launched in Chester-le-Street

New Market Launched in Chester-le-Street

Kevan attended the launch of the new Market in Chester-le-Street, photographed with Cllr Paul Sexton. Following a revised tender for the operation of the Market in Chester-le-Street, it will now be operated by Events2gogo on the first Friday and Saturday of the month...

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Kevan visits Live Well North East at St Bede’s in Sacriston

Kevan visits Live Well North East at St Bede’s in Sacriston

Kevan visited Live Well North East at St Bede's in Sacriston to learn about their Holiday Club. Live Well North East is a non-profit CIC that run a number of projects in the area including a Resilience Bootcamp which has secured funding from The National Lottery...

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Kevan visits Beamish Court, Stanley

Kevan visits Beamish Court, Stanley

Kevan visited Beamish Court, Stanley to meet with residents and with staff to discuss issues with the nearby Old Board School building. Despite being boarded up a number of times, the Old Board School is regularly broken into and recently the Fire Service had to...

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Selective Licensing for County Durham

Selective Licensing for County Durham

Kevan met with Durham County Council's Cabinet Portfolio-Holder for Housing, Cllr Kevin Shaw to discuss the Council's Housing Strategy and their plans to introduce Selective Licensing across County Durham. Under Selective Licensing, all Landlords would need to be...

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