“We want to rebuild our community” Northern Independence Party candidates say trams should be extended in Salford

“We want to rebuild our community” Northern Independence Party candidates say trams should be extended in Salford

A new political party that proposes a breakaway North is hoping to win council seats in Salford in the local […]

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Core Independents’ Darren Goulden set to defend seat at council elections

The battle to save Salford green belt from housing development has led married couple Darren and Paula Goulden to seek […]


Salford’s youngest mayoral candidate hopes for a Lib Dem revival in local elections

Salford mayoral candidate Jake Overend remains hopeful that the May 6 elections will mark the start of a resurgence for […]

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Election is chance to improve Salford’s ‘awful’ record on women councillors, says candidate

With the local election on May 6 just days away, Aimee Seddon considers why Salford City Council’s low female representation matters, and how voters could make a difference on Thursday.

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Online council meetings must not continue, High Court Rules

Meetings of Salford and other local councils in England must no longer take place online following the May 6 elections, […]

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SALFORD LOCAL ELECTION Spotlight: new ward Blackfriars and Trinity

Litter, buses and traffic pollution are just some of the issues voters want action on in the new Salford ward […]

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SALFORD LOCAL ELECTIONS 2021: Who’s who in the race for Salford City Council

Salford local elections – delayed for a year by the Covid pandemic – finally take place on Thursday May 6 with […]

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Salford MP Rebecca Long Bailey describes new police legislation as “chilling”, says the right to peacefully protest “must be protected”

Rebecca Long-Bailey MP says the Police, Crime, Sentencing and Courts Bill could contravene articles in the Human Rights Act. The […]