Politics

Rebecca Long- Bailey being interviewed on the Media City University Campus (CC: Harry Dunnett)

Salford MP warns constituents about the future of the NHS

Salford MP Rebecca Long-Bailey has warned that the NHS could suffer from a US-UK trade deal in light of recent […]

“We want investment in our area, we don’t want austerity” – Salford alumni Cllr Jon-Connor Lyons on 2019 election

Labour councillor and former student of The University of Salford Jon-Connor Lyons says the 2019 General Election campaign has been ‘chaotic’.

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Tories make big gains across the North West in election bombshell

The political map of the North West was dramatically redrawn overnight with the Conservatives making a series of gains from […]

“This is not an easy night for my party” – Keeley holds on for Labour in Worsley and Eccles South

After surviving a nervous night, the Labour candidate Barbara Keeley has been re-elected as the MP for Worsley and Eccles […]

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Labour MP Graham Stringer holds Blackley and Broughton seat

Graham Stringer has been elected as the MP for the constituency of Blackley and Broughton with 23,887 votes. Conservative MP Alexander […]

“I feel that people in this area want a change” : The story of Worsley and Eccles South

“I feel that people in this area want a change” : The story of Worsley and Eccles South

The story of Worsley and Eccles South in Salford helps us understand why Labour lost the general election.

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“It was a very difficult election” – Victory for Rebecca Long-Bailey in Salford and Eccles

Labour’s Rebecca Long-Bailey has been re-elected as the MP for Salford and Eccles with 28,755 votes and a 16,327 majority. […]

Barbara Keeley wins Worsley and Eccles South for sixth time

Barbara Keeley has been elected as the MP for the constituency of Worsley and Eccles South with 20,446 votes. Conservative candidate Arnie Saunders […]

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Exit polls breakdown: How is your Salford constituency expected to vote?

Following the exit poll results at 10pm, we know that the Conservatives are likely to hold a majority of 368, […]