Tag: General Election

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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 […]

“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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“I think Europeans and Americans are laughing a little bit at the Brits” – An international take on the UK election

To people in the UK, the electoral system here is well known. But to someone who lives abroad, and experiences […]

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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, […]

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LATEST: Salford Now radio election bulletins

Here are the latest radio programs and bulletins, covering the general election across the three Salford constituencies. 11:00PM – The […]