Finding it all pretty depressing to be honest.
The last few years have not been good.
I had high hopes for Wilder and loved the way we started under him.
He'd totally lost his way though so his sacking was inevitable.
Whoever we get next will have a very difficult job trying to turn things around.
But responding to the expected demo, Darlington's Conservative MP Peter Gibson said: "I don’t know who the Darlington Peoples Assembly are or indeed which people of Darlington they are assembling."
He added that the group seems "opposed to lots of things which is all very admirable, but...