The UK Labour Party has around 1,300 members in the High Peak and over half a Million members in the UK. The party has a diverse and active community which is organised into local branches which currently meet up on Zoom Video Conferencing every month on a Saturday morning.
Our Plan for the High Peak
Labour Party councillors share a common interest in an equal society. We want to hold onto services which make a difference to our local community. We want to make our streets safer. We want to properly fund our schools and health services. We ultimately want to end Conservative-driven austerity and the cruel and unnecessary cuts to our communities’ vital services.
Key local issues include cuts to health and voluntary services, parking, traffic, housing and visits from bailiffs. These elections are absolutely crucial as foundations for a National Labour Government – 44% of Labour policy will depend on local Labour councils.
The Borough Council is the smaller tier of local government, covering an area of the larger Derbyshire County Council. High Peak Borough Council is responsible for services like: