Councillors Richard Ormerod, David Freeman & Mandy Ross

Liberal Democrat Councillors for Elvet, Crossgate, Highgate, Sidegate, St Nicholas and Gilesgate Bank Learn more

Archive for the ‘Crime’ Category

Funeral of Ron Hogg

by Group Office on 6 January, 2020

The funeral of Ron Hogg, former Police & Crime Commissioner, is tomorrow (7 January). The roads below will be closed between 09:30 and 13:00: Palace Green, Owengate, North Bailey, South Bailey, Saddler Street, Market Place, Elvet Bridge, Silver Street/Framwelgate Bridge, Dun Cow Lane, Bow Lane and Claypath (between Prince Bishops mini-roundabout and the junction with […]

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Support for making car washes slavery-free

by Elvet & Gilesgate Lib Dems on 17 October, 2018

In the week of Anti-Slavery Day (18 October 2018), Durham Lib Dem Councillor Richard Ormerod is urging local drivers, and their passengers, to be vigilant for the presence of modern slavery when they use car washes. Councillor Ormerod said: “Slavery in all of its forms is totally abhorrent, but it still exists even in Britain […]

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Don’t fall victim to cycle theft

by Elvet & Gilesgate Lib Dems on 22 August, 2017

Durham Police say that theft of pedal cycles continues to be a real issue in and around the Durham City and surrounding areas. Thieves are wandering the streets looking to steal bikes with ineffective or no security to sell on. Please protect your cycle by not leaving it insecure and unattended. Cycle security can be discussed […]

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Excavations in Pelaw Woods

by Elvet & Gilesgate Lib Dems on 26 January, 2016

Your councilors have received a number of reports of people digging holes in Pelaw Woods. It is thought that people may be digging in search of antique bottles. The land is private so what the council can do is limited. However, Councillors Richard Ormerod and David Freeman have asked the local police to keep a general eye […]

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