Senior Tory MP sent home after fracas at Manchester Conference

Tory MP Geoffrey Clifton-Brown was sent home from the party's conference in Manchester after being involved in a 'totally unacceptable' altercation with event staff The...

Row as Boris is replaced by a melting ice sculpture on Channel Four debate

The Tories have written to Ofcom saying placing an ice sculpture on the PM's podium was a "provocative partisan stunt". Boris Johnson failed to turn up...

Green democratic and socialist-Rebecca Long-Bailey gives her vision for local Government

Salford MP and Labour leadership candidate Rebecca Long Bailey has given her vision for the future of local Government to Labour members. Writing for Labour...

Burnham appoints his Tory rival to Greater Manchester’s Lead for Skills, Employment, and Apprenticeships

The Leader of Trafford Council, who stood as Tory candidate in the recent Mayoral elections,  will oversee plans to secure higher quality apprenticeships with...

Labour Council leaders write to Theresa May over house building policy

64 Council leaders have written a joint letter to the Prime Minister urging her to think again about her disappointing proposal on house building...

No council tax increase for Manchester

Early this week the  Government announced its intention to raise the referendum threshold for Council Tax increases, giving councils the ability to increase their...

Rochdale MP Tony Lloyd is appointed Shadow Northern Ireland Secretary

MP for Rochdale Tony Lloyd, a former police and crime commissioner for Greater Manchester has been appointed as Shadow Nothern Ireland Secretary by Jeremy...

Jobs for JAMs – poorest third of households account for over half of all...

People in the poorest third of households have accounted for over half of the increase in employment since the start of the financial crisis,...

Greater Manchester MP’s reject May’s Brexit Deal

Greater Manchester Tory MP’s Sir Graham Brady, William Wragg and Chris Green were among the 432 MP’s who rejected Theresa May’s...

Tatton MP Esther McVey announces Tory leadership bid

The former Work and Pensions Secretary said that she now had enough support from Tory colleagues to launch her campaign. Speaking to Talk Radio,McVey said:...