Tyne & Wear News
Santa visits Sunderland: How workers won the real Living Wage
First, the University of Sunderland agree to pay all its staff a real Living Wage. Then it joined the campaign to launch Sunderland Living Wage City. And it was all thanks to a group of students, staff and Tyne and Wear Citizens leaders who spread the Christmas cheer by taking action for change.
Tyne and Wear Citizens Commission on Mental Health publish "Living Well" report
Tyne and Wear Citizens launch 'Living Well', a powerful report outlining stories of pain and of hope. The report is full of testimony about our mental health issues, services and challenges with recommendations for action by people with the power to improve our services.