John Leech, one of 18 MPs to vote against 2014 Act, calls for MP apologies over Windrush scandal

The Liberal Democrats have become the first party to pass a motion condemning the Windrush scandal, at their Autumn conference in Brighton today.

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200 days until Brexit deadline and Manchester's leaders set to 'condemn a generation'

There are just 200 days until the Brexit deadline and John Leech has sent a warning to the region's leaders that unless they back a People's Vote, they are condemning a generation.

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Manchester records highest levels of air pollution anywhere in western Europe as children warned to 'limit outdoor exertion'

Manchester recorded the highest levels of air pollution anywhere in western Europe today.

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Press release from Manchester Council fails to account for £18m loss in road maintenance budget

The Liberal Democrats have hit back at an announcement from Manchester City Council which claims to "invest an extra £1.8m to boost the maintenance of roadside gullies".

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Manchester's homeless crisis perpetuated by prisoners abandoned upon release

Manchester's homeless crisis is being perpetuated by a lack of support for people released from the city's prisons, research from the Liberal Democrats has revealed.

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Manchester Pride ousted from iconic location as council approves yet more private development

Manchester's world-famous gay Pride Festival is being forced out of its iconic Canal Street location in a bid to make way for more private development, the Liberal Democrats have revealed.

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£18m wiped from Manchester's highways budget despite roads being worst in over two decades

Botched plans mean Manchester Council will underspend on repairing the city's roads by nearly £18m, the Liberal Democrats have revealed today.

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Best for Britain and John Leech call on Council to support Brexit deal referendum

National campaign group Best for Britain and Manchester's Opposition Leader, John Leech, are calling on the City Council to pass an official policy motion in support of a people's vote on the Brexit deal.

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Manchester's Christie Hospital to begin groundbreaking proton beam cancer treatment

Hundreds of cancer patients will benefit from a groundbreaking radiotherapy treatment at Manchester’s Christie Hospital which was one of two sites to share a proton-beam therapy investment announced by the Coalition Government.

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Council's flagship venue blasted for "fundamental lapse in design oversight"

Manchester Council has been blasted for a what appears to be a complete oversight in plans for disabled access within the flagship Factory arts centre.

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