Nick Clegg warned voters that a right-wing alliance of the Conservatives, Ukip and the DUP could form the UK’s next government, urging people instead to vote for the Liberal Democrats.
The public’s negative opinion of the coalition government could have a ‘profound impact’ on the electoral success of UKIP, the Greens and the SNP, according to Manchester University research.
Four Greater Manchester districts feature in the UK’s top 20 job seeker sanction hot-spots – making it one of the most heavily penalised regions in the country.
The Government’s Autumn Statement, which revealed a further £30billion of public spending cuts, is underfire from a number of Manchester MPs
Nick Clegg aims to be kingmaker – and will stay in bed with Tories if he can, claims Manchester professor
Nick Clegg and the Liberal Democrats are positioning their party as kingmakers after the May 2015 General Election, according to a Manchester University Professor.
Greater Manchester’s train travellers could soon find themselves out of pocket as Northern Rail have announced that off-peak tickets will no longer be valid in weekday evening peak time travel.
Politicians, rail unions and watchdogs have hit back at plans to increase ticket prices by 3.6% on average from next year – signalling a 25% rise during the current Parliament.
According to the Government, parents have spent up to £400 on packed lunches in previous years
‘Northern voice’ in national politics: Labour councillor pledges to help Manchester burst ‘Westminster bubble’
Manchester city centre councillor Kevin Peel wants the voices of Mancunians to burst the ‘Westminster Bubble’ – and backed Ed Miliband to become Prime Minister.
‘We’ve gone backwards’: Vulnerable schoolchildren require ‘emotional teaching’, Manchester professor claims
University of Manchester study looked at social and emotional learning in primary schools
Hazel Grove MP Andrew Stunell revealed figures