Speaking on the final day of the Conservative Party Conference in Manchester, Mr Cameron announced a shift in policy which would see rules around affordable houses for rent swept away and replaced with incentives to build affordable houses to buy.
Manchester shows that migration has a prosperous effect on our society says North West MEP, as Home Secretary Theresa May announced that high immigration makes it ‘impossible to build a cohesive society’.
Family is the ‘bedrock’ of any good society and the government’s welfare reforms, said Iain Duncan Smith at the Manchester Conservative Party Conference today.
Charlotte Church was the latest famous face to speak at the anti-austerity march organised by the trade unions and People’s Assembly at Castlefield Arena.
MM looks at the best fringe events taking place this year’s conference, to give activists a peak beyond the security fence and help delegates to decide where to go.
We can end extreme poverty by 2030 if politicians held to account, says charity ahead of Tory Party Conference
Charity campaigners invited Mancunians to score goals against extreme poverty and preventable diseases, ahead of the Conservative Party Conference coming to Manchester tomorrow.
Coronation Street star Julie Hesmondhalgh described the Tory government as a ‘fucking proper enemy’ at a theatre night to raise awareness of cuts and the importance of trade unions yesterday.
‘Biggest gang in town’: Manchester cop-turned-author wows Tory crowd with police corruption-busting show
Stephen Hayes took his show on tour around city
‘They can’t brush this under carpet’: Pirate Party leader demands end to Big Brother spying at Manchester rally
Loz Kaye tells MM that greater political transparency is needed
Stockport councillor slams government and claims two child policy will affect a ‘significant number of people’
Ian Duncan Smith’s proposals criticised.
The Conservative party conference will return to Manchester in 2013 and 2015 following the ‘resounding’ success of this year’s showpiece.