Gorse Hill & Pinehurst

Updates and information about Labour in your area.

Here you will find information about Labour in Gorse Hill & Pinehurst, including news updates, ward information and details of your local Labour Councillors, candidates and elected officials.

Your local Labour Councillors, candidates and elected officials

News from your local area


Shadow Central North Swindon Parish Council

Central North Swindon Shadow Parish is formed with Swindon Borough Councillors representing Rodbourne Cheney, Gorse Hill and Pinehurst, Penhill and Rodbourne. They are, Cllr Des Moffatt Chair, Cllr John Ballman V. Chair, Cllr Ray Ballman, Cllr Mark Dempsey, Cllr Steph Exel, Cllr Jim Grant, Cllr Carol Shelley, Cllr Jim Robbins and Cllr Kevin Small. Swindon […]


Swindon’s housing – fair and effective housing policies

Cllr John Ballman, who retained Gorse Hill & Pinehurst for Labour in May 2011, believes that FAIR AND EFFECTIVE HOUSING POLICIES are the key to sustaining Swindon’s communities. Housing is one of the Swindon Labour Party’s key priorities, as we know that this is one of the greatest concerns Swindon residents have. A good local […]


New Surestart opens on the Academy site

Staff, parents, children, families and friends and local Councillors Ray Ballman and Rochelle Russell joined together to celebrate the opening of the Pinehurst Sure Start ideally sited next door to the Primary School and Academy on Beech Avenue. The opening completes the Labour Government and Swindon Borough Councils promise to provide Pinehurst with a 0-19 […]


New library for Pinehurst

Later this year the Pinehurst library will transfer to the new Pinetrees community centre on the Circle. Work is already well under way to provide Pinehurst with an new modern library service and Internet cafe both are due to open in October this year within the new centre. Councillor John Ballman Gorse Hill and Pinehurst

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