Labour pledges a “housing revolution”

Labour’s manifesto will include new plans for the biggest council and social housing programme in decades to transform the lives of millions of people...

£50b Brexit bonus for staying in the EU say Lib Dems as they launch...

The Liberal Democrats would create 20,000 more teachers and give schools a £4.6bn cash injection, increased to £10bn by 2025, partly funded by a £15bn...

Tories pledge National Insurance tax cut

A Conservative majority Government will cut taxes for millions of working people on low and middle incomes, the Prime Minister has announced. National Insurance contributions...

All square after Round one-but Tories under fire for rebranding their twitter account.

As the Manchester Evening News Political Correspondent tweeted Corbyn starts by attacking the rich. Johnson starts by promising to get brexit done (twice). I think...

Media City to host first leaders debate

The two party leaders with a most realistic chance of emerging from this election as prime minister go head-to-head in Salford, in the first...

Green’s manifesto will pledge carbon neutral Britain by 2030

The Green Party will be the first to publish their election manifesto this morning. Co leaders Siân Berry and Jonathan Bartley will reveal the party’s...

Labour sets out £4.5m funding boost to fight wildlife crime

Labour will announce today  additional police resources to support plans laid out in the most radical animal welfare plan anywhere in the world. The plans...

Tories make U turn on tax cuts

The Prime Minister has announced that planned cuts to corporation tax next April are to be put on holdwith the money being spent on...

Labour to close the skills gap with 320,000 new climate apprenticeships in its first...

Jeremy Corbyn will use his speech to the CBI this morning to announce that a Labour government will creat​e a climate apprenticeship programme to...

Full list of General Election candidates for Manchester and Salford

Manchester Blackley & Broughton Constituency Buckley     James Edward      Brexit Party Donaldson Iain Colin             Liberal Democrats - To stop Brexit Elias ...