Controversial perhaps but this man thinks he can make a difference for Manchester’s homeless

Manchester now has a reputation a City Centre to come and beg, giving money and food only makes the situation worse and the strategy...

Cross-city groups hold day of action against Universal Credit evictions

The Greater Manchester Law Centre, Disabled People Against the Cuts, Acorn Tenants’ Union, Unite Community Union and the Greater Manchester Coalition of Disabled People...

Leech attacks Manchester Council over Refugee policy

The Liberal Democrats have passed a comprehensive motion laying out plans to welcome more refugees fleeing conflict, at their Autumn conference in Brighton today. Speaking...

Child poverty risks hitting record levels warns report

UK households are facing the prospect of stagnating living standards, while the proportion of children living in poverty risks hitting a record...

Voters turn on the main parties in Euro vote

The Brexit Party have taken the lions share of the vote in the North West, gaining 3 MEPs in a result that was repeated...

Corbyn promises to give power to the true wealth creators

A Labour government would create a new "Ministry for Employment Rights" in a bid to boost protections for workers, Jeremy Corbyn has announced. Speaking at...

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...

“Council for the North” to be set up

Yesterday's transport summit in Leeds has agreed that a representative body of political, business and other leaders should be set up to speak with...

End police funding crisis says Burnham to Chancellor

The Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, and the Mayor of Greater Manchester, Andy Burnham, today joined forces in their campaign to tell the Chancellor...

Reports “riddled with errors and omissions”-MP’s give damning judgement on benefit payment assessments

Every interview for disability benefit should be recorded say a committee of MP's in a damning report released today into PIP (Personal Independence Payment). The report...