Manchester writer accuses Labour Party of damaging historic ties with the Jewish community

Manchester born author and Man Booker Prize winner Howard Jacobson is one of four Jewish writers who have described anti-semitism in the Labour Party as...

Row as Racist leaflet published by Max Mosley in Manchester by election is discovered

The former Formula One boss Max Mosley published a racist leaflet for a candidate standing in a 1961 by election in Hulme. The leaflet said...

Time to pull together, new council leader urges

The new leader of Rochdale Borough Council has called for unity and asked people to “pull together” as he begins his new role. Councillor Allen...

Rebecca Long-Bailey sets out Labour Party’s Green future and it starts in Salford

“So in Salford we need to be telling people that by tackling climate change we can have a factory that is going to create...

Poll puts Tories 17 points ahead of Labour

The Ipsos MORI for the Evening Standard puts the Tories on 41 per cent and Labour on 24 per cent, increasing the Conservative lead by...

Tatton MP McVey falls at the first hurdle to be next PM

Tatton MP Esther McVey is one of three  candidates to be knocked out of the race to be the next Tory leader and Prime...

No deal’ would require a £60bn policy response

New Resolution Foundation research, published today argues for a more active policy to reduce short-term damage to households and firms. It warns however, that...

If this Parliament is to support Brexit,then it must pass a withdrawal bill says...

In a Commons statement on her withdrawal agreement bill, Theresa May called for ‘compromise on all sides’ in order that Britain can leave the...

I did call Owen Paterson a c*** says Bury MP

Bury MP Christian Wakeford has admitted that he swore at Owen Paterson in a row over sleaze saying that a mixture of "anger...

£3 Billion pounds could create up to 850,000 jobs across the North says report

A new Landmark report sets out details of how the North can tackle productivity gap and create an extra 850,000 jobs. The report from the...