Brexit impasse again as talks break down between The Parties

Labour’s Shadow Brexit Secretary Kier Starmer has  said there had been no progress made in cross-party Brexit talks that have been going on for...

Region reacts to Boris victory

Boris Johnson has been elected new Conservative leader in a ballot of party members and will become the next UK prime minister. He beat Jeremy...

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...

Recycling rise in Manchester prompts new bin collections calendar

Manchester City Council is announcing a new bin collections calendar, following a major boost to the city’s recycling rates. Manchester’s recycling rate has increased from...

Universal Credit is not delivering its stated aim says Burnham

With the House of Commons debated the controversial Universal Credit scheme, the Mayor of Greater Manchester Andy Burnham has written to all the region's...

Labour Party steps up investigation into Ivan Lewis

The Labour Party has stepped up its enquiry into the behaviour of Bury MP Ivan Lewis with the matter now referred to Labour's national...

Withington Labour Councillor deletes his twitter account following allegations of bad language and bullying

A prolific twitter using Labour Manchester Councillor has deleted his account just weeks before standing again for election in the Withington Ward. Coincillor Chris Paul...

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...

The British public “don’t want” an extension to Article 50 says Angela Rayner

As the Brexit debate continues with a series of votes and amendements being put before the House of Commons tomorrow,Shadow Education Secretary...

Last days for May as Boris says he will stand for leader

Theresa May told senior Tory MPs that she would set her departure date after the vote on the Withdrawal Agreement Bill in June. Following a...