Bolton’s mayor Councillor Guy Harkin speaks to MM about the torch.
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Labour’s Ian Stewart is Salford’s first ever elected mayor after he survived a second round count to win the poll on Friday afternoon.
Tameside could have a new Conservative leader with rumours abound that Cllr John Bell is to step down.
Labour’s Ian Stewart promises ‘social change’, as he becomes Salford’s first ever directly elected mayor
Labour’s Ian Stewart has become Salford’s first ever directly-elected mayor.
Fighting erupts between opposing party supporters outside Oldham council elections count following results announcment
Clashes erupted outside Queen Elisabeth Hall last night, following the Oldham council election results.
Tameside’s Conservatives have slammed the increasing number of Labour Party ‘couples’ in seats of power within the borough.
Conservative candidate claims Salford mayoral first round ‘not a total walkover by Labour’ despite 12K vote difference
The conservative candidate vying to become Salford’s mayor has claimed that the first round of results do not convey a total walkover.
Labour dominant in votes over Conservatives as two main parties face off for Salford Mayoral election second count
Labour candidate Ian Stewart has a dominating lead over the Conservative’s Karen Garrido as second count announced.