Manchester Council sinks £9m of public money into collapsed racing tracks and is now spending more

Manchester Council will sink a further £85,000 of public money into the failing Belle Vue racing tracks which has already eaten up more than £9m.

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"Huge win for local businesses" as McDonald's withdraw application for drive-thru in Didsbury

McDonald's have today given up hope of building a new drive-thru outlet in the heart of Didsbury after a community campaign has proved successful.

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Manchester hangs head in shame on World Refugee Day - Opposition Leader

The Leader of the Opposition in Manchester has said the city should "hang its head in shame" today, World Refugee Day.

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#WorldRefugeeDay: Find your councillor's record

In 2016, John Leech uncovered that Manchester hadn't accepted a single Syrian refugee including children, under the government's resettlement scheme despite the war-torn region enduring one of the worst crises for decades.

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Open Letter to Christopher Chope

Dear Chris Chope,

We are writing to you on behalf of our constituents in Manchester, and on behalf of the opposition group on Manchester City Council.

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Theresa May can "always rely on Jeff Smith to whip Labour in line with her"

Fury from Manchester's opposition leader as Labour support Government's Brexit bill

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John Leech storms to top of Manchester ballot with a resounding mandate on the 20th anniversary of his public service

The Liberal Democrats are celebrating a stunning result in Manchester as John Leech stormed to the top of the ballot on the 20th anniversary of his public service in the city.

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Today's the day!

What will you say?

The Liberal Democrats have launched a hard-hitting new film ahead of a critical set of local elections for the party.

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Vince Cable warns Manchester could fall back into “dangerous one-party state”

Vince Cable, the leader of the Liberal Democrats, has warned that Manchester must be careful not to fall back into a one-party state.

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