Politics

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

Rebecca Long-Bailey loses Labour leadership battle

Salford and Eccles MP, Rebecca Long-Bailey has lost the Labour leadership race. The Corbyn continuity candidate was defeated by Keir […]

The Salford City Council budget meeting, shows all the councillors
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“Absolutely be proud of our great city” – Salford City Council budget meeting talks about the environment

Environmental factors such as clean streets and fly-tipping were important discussion points in Salford City Council’s meeting. On Wednesday 26th […]

Salford Mayor Paul Dennett speaking at Salford City Council on the 26th February 2020. Credit: Salford City Council via Public-i

Salford City Council budget is passed with social workers seeing their wage increase

Mayor Paul Dennett’s budget was passed earlier today after deliberations about multiple issues facing Salford. A budget posed by Salford […]

Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn with Rebecca Long-Bailey (left) in Lancaster, on the General Election campaign trail. Picture by: Peter Byrne/PA Wire/PA Images

Long-Bailey would like to give Corbyn a place in her Cabinet if leadership bid successful

Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn with Rebecca Long-Bailey (left) in Lancaster, on the General Election campaign trail. Picture by: Peter […]

Election

Students vote for Salford Young Mayor and MYP for Parliament 2021-22

Students at Oasis Academy MediaCityUK have been taking to the ballots this week, as they make their marks for their […]

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“I think the government underestimate women in our age group” WASPI meeting launches in Salford and Eccles

The first ever Salford and Eccles Woman Against State Pension Injustice (WASPI Salford) launched last Saturday at Clifton Cricket club. […]

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’.

A polling station in Broughton. Image Credit - Matthew Lanceley

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 […]