New Parliamentary Group launches to support the Northern Powerhouse

A powerful group of MPs, civic leaders, Peers and business leaders have joined together to allow the North of England to speak with one...

Bury MP Ivan Lewis suspended from the Labour Party

Greater Manchester MP Ivan Lewis has been suspended from the Labour Party. The MP for Bury South was being formally investigated after allegations that back...

The Tories have run out of ideas and have no plan to tackle the...

Greater Manchester’s Labour MP’s have slammed the Chancellor following yesterday’s budget. There say that there was no meaningful funding increase for our schools who are...

Britain on course for longest fall in living standards since records began over 60...

Britain is on course for the longest period of falling living standards since records began in the 1950s, with the current crunch forecast to...

Two Shaw Lib Dem parish councillors are kicked out of the party

Oldham Liberal Democrats have revoked the membership of two Shaw and Crompton parish councillors. Shaun Duffy and Denise Tindall remain members of the parish council...

NW hit hardest as Public sector pay squeeze has reduced spending power in England...

The public sector pay cap has reduced spending power in England by £8.5 billion this year according to new analysis published by the TUC...

Gordon’s alive

About Manchester sees the former Prime Minister in the flesh and is pleasantly surprised Manchester born writer Anthony Burgess' most famous work A Clockwork Orange, when...

Labour Party confirms Bury MP Ivan Lewis is being formally investigated over sexual...

MP for Bury South Ivan Lewis is being formally investigated after allegations that back in 2010 at a party fundraising event he assaulted a...

Historic Middleton building designed by Edgar Wood to be restored

An important historic buildings in Middleton is to be totally restored in a council and lottery revamp which tops half a million pounds. Over £590,000...

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...