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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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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 […]

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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, […]

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

Labour announces “transformational manifesto” with support of Salford MP Rebecca Long-Bailey

The leader of the Labour Party, Jeremy Corbyn, was introduced by Salford MP and Labour Shadow Secretary of State for […]

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Salford Labour councillor explains resignation amidst ‘bullying’ claims

Councillor Paul Wilson says his resignation from the Labour Party was down to a number of factors, including ‘bullying’ within the local group.

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Exclusive: Salford MP Graham Stringer will not join seven rebel Labour MPs

Salford MP Graham Stringer says he will not join breakaway Labour MPs and claims their resignations were down to Brexit – not anti-Semitism.

Eccles By-Election: Labour hold seat with halved majority

Eccles By-Election: Labour hold seat with halved majority

Labour’s Mike McCusker has won the Eccles by-election, but with half the majority the party had in local elections earlier this year.

Socialist Students protest for free education on budget day

Socialist Students have gathered in Manchester to protest for free education and fight for socialism on Tory budget day. The Socialist […]

National Union Of Teachers lash out at Government’s controversial school funding plans

MANCHESTER National Union of Teachers (NUT) have hit out at the government’s controversial school funding plans and claim they are […]