JOY AND PAIN Labour's Brian Burdis
and Steve Cox look despondent as Tories Barbara Stevens and JonJo Macnamara celebrate Coun Stevens' victory in North Tyneside's Collingwood ward.
Labour's Coun Brian Burdis
, who represents Valley Ward, said: "I was distressed by the news of another fatality.
VICTORY: Labour's Brian Burdis
, left and Steve Cox, second left, look stunned as Conservative candidates Barbara Stevens and JonJo Macnamara celebrate after taking the Collingwood ward in North Tyneside
But local Labour co-ordinator Brian Burdis
said it was "hardly a ringing endorsement" after the Tories scored their lowest vote in the ward since 1999.
Working group member Coun Brian Burdis
said: "The more we address global warming the better.
One of the councillors, ecology lecturer Brian Burdis
, met campaigners to offer support and technical assistance.
Valley ward councillor Brian Burdis
, pictured, said: "The proposed plans are ill thought out.