No council tax increase for Manchester

Early this week the  Government announced its intention to raise the referendum threshold for Council Tax increases, giving councils the ability to increase their...

Rochdale MP Tony Lloyd is appointed Shadow Northern Ireland Secretary

MP for Rochdale Tony Lloyd, a former police and crime commissioner for Greater Manchester has been appointed as Shadow Nothern Ireland Secretary by Jeremy...

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,...

Greater Manchester MP’s reject May’s Brexit Deal

Greater Manchester Tory MP’s Sir Graham Brady, William Wragg and Chris Green were among the 432 MP’s who rejected Theresa May’s...

Tatton MP Esther McVey announces Tory leadership bid

The former Work and Pensions Secretary said that she now had enough support from Tory colleagues to launch her campaign. Speaking to Talk Radio,McVey said:...

Johnson’s warning to MP’s not to block a no deal

The Prime Minister Boris Johnson has accused MPs trying to block a No Deal Brexit of only increasing the chances of the UK leaving...

Labour unveils its plans for a net carbon zero economy in two decades

The Labour Party have pledged that the UK will be carbon neutral by the 2030’s as it sets out its fast track climate strategy. The...

Revealed: Where our MPs went to university – Manchester 4th most popular

You don't need a degree to be an MP but 85% of ours currently do. How many MPs attended university? Our findings show the overall number...

Rebecca Long-Bailey gets the backing of Jeremy Corbyn in leadership battle

Jeremy Corbyn has appeared in a campaign video for Rebecca Long-Bailey, saying he would give her his 'absolute support' if she became Labour leader. The...

I won’t use morally wrong Uber says Salford MP

On the day that Matthew Taylor's report on the so called gig economy was published, one Greater Manchester MP says she would never use...