South Tyneside Tree Action Group (STTAG) was formed in May 2018 by South Tyneside residents who feel extremely concerned with the mature tree felling happening across the area. Their aim is to save as many healthy, mature trees as possible.
People speaking in their own name on this anniversary on our NHS and healthcare system with a physically distanced celebration along the lines of what the NHS means to you to keep the heartbeat going.
The government wants primary schools to start reopening from June 1 even though it is far from certain that the coronavirus pandemic is under control. You have to ask, why all the rush, especially in areas where infections are still high?
The Citizens Assembly of South Tyneside, or CAST for short, aims to “provide an independent, inclusive and democratic voice for the diverse community” of our area, is up and running after a successful launch event.