Newcastle First’s 6th Birthday
Newcastle First reaches a landmark sixth birthday today.
Launched on Valentine’s Day 2011, the founder members of the Newcastle upon Tyne Community First Party pledged their love for our city and promised to build support to take the city back from the politician councillors who have badly let down Newcastle.
Party Leader Jason Smith said: “Six years ago, a small number of people planning to stand as independent councillors –
“What sets us apart from the party politician councillors is a real commitment to the North East, Newcastle and our local community. We intend to challenge Labour, Lib Dems and Tories for control of the council in 2018 and we encourage local people to join us on this journey.”