Tag: politics

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

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 […]

“We need to see a change in University system” – Salford MP speaks with students on tuition loans

“We need to see a change in University system” – Salford MP speaks with students on tuition loans

Rebecca Long-Bailey MP met with students to discuss the possibility of reimbursing student loans on a virtual Town Hall meeting […]

Photo taken by Aimee Seddon

The Working Class Movement Library’s Invisible Histories series returns

The Working Class Movement Library is hosting a series of free online talks throughout February and March, covering a variety […]

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“This is a country of opportunities and democracy” – Councillor Nkurunziza recalls his journey from asylum seeker to Langworthy councillor

Salford councillor Wilson Nkurunziza sought refuge in the UK 18 years ago when he fled from a civil war in […]

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“It was a no brainer”: Penelope’s Deli offers free meals to families after government vote

Penelope’s deli is giving free meals to Salford children throughout the October half term after a government vote ruled free […]

“Complete lack of empathy”: Salford arts workers speak on Rishi Sunak’s job remarks

“Complete lack of empathy”: Salford arts workers speak on Rishi Sunak’s job remarks

Salford based arts workers have weighed in on Sunak’s suggestion that arts workers find new jobs. Rishi Sunak has said: […]

Rebecca Long-Bailey sacked by Sir Keir Starmer over ‘antisemitic conspiracy theory’ article

Shadow education secretary and Salford MP Rebecca Long-Bailey has been removed from the Shadow cabinet by Labour leader Sir Keir […]

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 […]