North Tyneside Borough is divided into two parliamentary constituencies: Tynemouth and North Tyneside. Both Parliamentary seats are currently held by Labour: Alan Campbell in Tynemouth and Mary Glindon in North Tyneside.
The local council has twenty wards (ten in each constituency) with three councillors sitting in each ward. The executive of the Council is an elected Mayor and Cabinet (selected by Mayor). Elections take place annually, with one councillor elected each year, and in the fourth year, the Mayor is elected.
North Tyneside Borough Green Party is affliated to the National Green Party, and operates across the whole of North Tyneside Borough. Branch members work on behalf of all constituents within the North Tyneside area, as well as contesting elections for council wards.
Following the government's decision to call a snap General Election on June 8th, North Tyneside Green Party have selected candidates for both our consitituencies:
Julia Erskine - Tynemouth
Martin Collins - North Tyneside
For more information on our candidates and pledges click here.