Mr Krantz, member of the Trade Union and Socialist Coalition, claims to have initiated the petition as an ‘expression of solidary’ for children killed in Gaza.
MM took to the streets of Manchester to find out what Mancunians thought the St George flag symbolised.
Proud patriotic Brit Paul Rushton has won a battle against housing inspectors – for the right to fly the Union flag outside his Bolton home.
Football hooligans who threw burning flare at Newcastle fans in Manchester City’s victory hunted by police
Probe into race jibe by Kolarov also investigated.
Neither club have commented.
Manchester-based cyclist Sir Chris Hoy ‘honoured’ to carry flag at London 2012 Olympics opening ceremony
Four-time champion Hoy chosen
A creative but poignant reflection on the tenth anniversary of 9/11 was held yesterday at the Imperial War Museum North.