The deputy leader of UKIP has blasted the notion of a ‘Northern Powerhouse’, stating that the policy only reinforces perceptions of a Westminster bubble.
Manchester MP Lucy Powell is backing the campaign to move Parliament to Manchester after the city was named top choice in a recent poll.
Favourite to be the next Labour leader and champion of the working class Andy Burnham has been labelled part of the ‘metropiltan elite’ in the national media.
Three Manchester Grammar schoolkids could be heading for Westminster after successfully winning a selection of coveted political competitions.
Former prime minister Margaret Thatcher turned a ‘blind eye’ to politicians sexually abusing children, according to Rochdale MP Simon Danczuk.
A pro-cannabis campaigner is renewing calls for the decriminalisation of the Class B drug in the wake of Manchester’s devolution deal with Westminster.
A surge in Green Party supporters in Manchester shows people no longer have to think about ‘tactical voting’, says Withington Prospective Parliamentary Candidate.
Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg has thrown his support behind a call for more local powers to be given to English cities, including Manchester.
‘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.
‘Stop the slaughter’: Oldham MPs and faith leaders deliver Gaza petition to No 10 urging Government action
An Oldham MP called for Government intervention to stop the ‘slaughter of innocent children’ in Gaza as she joined community leaders in Downing Street yesterday to hand in an 8,000-strong petition.
Spell it out! Ensure your family KNOWS you’re an organ donor for National Transplant Week, plead NHS
NHS Blood and Transplant (NHSBT) are hoping to encourage more people than ever before to sign the Organ Donor Register in time for National Transplant Week.