Former North Tyneside Elected Mayor John Harrison has been elected as a Labour Party councillor in the May 2011 Council elections after local members of Wallsend’s Howdon branch Labour Party announced they had selected him to represent them and he received a comfortable majority in the election held on the 5th May 2011.
Former head of the 31-strong opposition Labour group on North Tyneside Council & a Councillor on North Tyneside Council for 21 years, John Harrison, is running in the smaller Howdon Ward after former representative David Charlton decided to step down in order to spend more time with his family.
The Wallsend Councillor Nominations Were.
BATTEN Robert – Lives: Wallsend – Party: National Front
- HARRISON John – Lives: Cramlington – Party: Labour Party – Elected
MOAT Paul – Lives: Wallsend – Party: Liberal Democrats
Battle Hill, Wallsend
BRADLEY Dorothy – Lives: Wallsend – Party: Liberal Democrat
- SPILLARD Lesley – Lives: Wallsend – Party: The Labour Party – Elected
Wallsend Town Centre
COLLINS Martin – Lives: Wallsend – Party: The Green Party HUSCROFT Nigel – Lives: Wallsend – Party: Liberal Democrat MATTINSON MA Alan – Lives: Wallsend Party: Independent
- RUTHERFORD Jules – Lives: Wallsend – Party: The Labour Party – Elected
Northumberland Ward (The Northumberland Ward lies either side of Station Road between Rutland Road & Whitley Road which includes part of central Wallsend and Hadrian Lodge estate)
- ORD David – Lives: Wallsend – Party: Liberal Democrat – Elected
REDHEAD Malcolm – Lives: Wallsend – Party: The Labour Party