Starmer: Coronavirus and Government inaction have created a perfect storm for local councils

Labour leader Keir Starmer will today warn that the Coronavirus crisis and the Government’s inaction have created the “perfect storm” for local councils across...

Long-Bailey-“I never intended to cause hurt to anyone”

Salford MP and Former shadow education secretary Rebecca Long-Bailey had said she never intended to 'cause hurt to anyone' when she shared an article...

Maxine Peake “ I find racism & antisemitism abhorrent & I in no way...

Bolton born actress Maxine Peake has attempted to explain her comments in an interview with the Independent newspaper, which when retweeted by Salford MP...

Rebecca Long-Bailey sacked from Shadow Cabinet for sharing anti Semitic article

Salford MP Rebecca Long-Bailey has been sacked from the Shadow Cabinet by leader Kier Starmer for sharing an “anti-Semitic conspiracy theory”. Long-Bailey was removed from...

Senior Manchester Labour Councillor suspended after social media allegations surface

A senior member of Manchester Council has been suspended after allegations surfaced on social media. Councillor Carl Ollerhead who is the executive member for Finance...

Seeds of Labour’s defeat last year go back 20 years says Manchester MP Lucy...

The roots of Labour’s defeat in last year’s election go back twenty years according to Manchester Central MP Lucy Powell. Powell who is co author...

The politics of Distraction- PM merges DFID and the Foreign Office

The Department for International Development is set to be merged with the Foreign Office, which will control the £14 billion aid budget. Announcing the move...

Dominic Cummings would have been stopped on his journey to Durham says former Manchester...

Sir Peter Fahy, former Greater Manchester Police chief constable, told the Today programme that the Prime Minister's chief adviser would: "At that point, in terms...

“Even though people might disagree with me, I hope they understand the decisions that...

In an unprecedented press conference in the sunshine of the Downing Street garden, the Prime Minister’s Chief Advisor Dominic Cummings laid out a blow...

This was a test of the Prime Minister and he has failed it.

There are concerns this morning that Boris Johnson’s decision to stand by his chief advisor Dominic Cummings in the face of growing public...