Manchester slammed as developers use legal loophole to avoid building affordable housing

Developers are using a legal loophole to get out of building thousands of affordable homes across the country every year and Manchester has been...

Council up 4.99% and threats to nurseries as Salford has to save £11.2m in...

Salford City Council has shared proposals to save another £11.2 million this year which will  include looking at the viability of five local authority...

Local Elections:Tories lose control of Trafford

In a busy night of local election results across the region,the biggest news comes from Trafford where Sean Anstee’s Conservatives have lost control of...

Real electoral peril if we go back on Brexit Vote says Manchester Labour MP

Manchester MP Graham Stringer called Sir Keir Starmer an “embarrassment” after the shadow Brexit Secretary delivered a speech where he confirmed that Labour would back...

May asks for three month extension and will quit if it takes longer

The Prime Minister has requested a three month delay for the Brexit process. In a letter to Donald Tusk, Theresa May says it ‘remains my...

Salford heads urge parents to fight school cuts

Head teachers across Salford are urging parents to back a new campaign for fairer funding for schools. They have written to all parents condemning the...

Angela Smith will stand in key Tory battleground against Sir Graham Brady

Angela Smith will stand in the key Conservative battleground, Altrincham and Sale West, against Sir Graham Brady in the next general election. Former Labour MP...

Former Labour minister and Bury MP Ivan Lewis urges voters to back Conservatives at...

The former MP for Bury South told voters they that should support Boris Johnson to "say no to anti-semitism". Lewis who is Jewish, has been suspended...

“I’m not sure if so far she has properly understood the scale of the...

London Mayor Sadiq Khan has announced that he will be endorsing either Keir Starmer or Lisa Nandy for the job of next Labour leader. He...

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...