Manchester Council has made the second highest number of redundancies in the country since...

Over 41,000 people in the North West employed by councils have lost their jobs since the start of austerity in 2010 with Manchester Council...

Legislation on increasing flexible working has failed, new research finds

Research unveiled this week at the British Sociological Association conference in Belfast has found that there has been no significant overall increase in the number...

Lucy Powell introducing bill to tackle online hate and radicalism on closed social media...

Manchester Central MP Lucy Powell is proposing a bill in the House of Commons today aimed at tackling online hate, fake news and radicalisation by...

Record demand on sexual health services putting system at tipping point

The Local Government Association, which represents 370 councils in England and Wales, says the surge in demand is happening at the same time as...

Manchester Council pledges £1.8m to clean road gullies

Manchester City Council is to invest an extra £1.8m to boost the maintenance of roadside gullies. Gullies, which drain water off roads, can become blocked...

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,...

Calls for City Council to support people’s vote on Brexit deal

National campaign group Best for Britain and Manchester's Opposition Leader, John Leech, are calling on the City Council to pass an official policy motion...

More teenagers should take holiday and Saturday jobs to prepare them for the workplace...

Writing in the Daily Telegraph, The Work and Pensions Secretary said a "drastic" decline in the number of young people doing part-time work was leaving...

Council underfire as it continues to invest money in the National Speedway Stadium

Manchester Council is being criticised after it was revealed that it will sink a further £85,000 of public money into the failing Belle Vue racing tracks which...

Manchester MP stands accused of propping up the government over Brexit

The Labour MP for Graham Stringer has been accused of propping up Theresa May’s Government as he joined three other Labour MP’s for the...