If nothing is done, we fear the pig industry is heading towards collapse, which would affect tens of thousands of jobs.
Posts Tagged: Greater Manchester
Bella Wallersteiner: As a parliamentary staffer, I’m appalled by the double standards on who has to wear a mask
Furthermore, I will not attend the Conservative Party Conference if vaccine passports are required.
Bob Blackman: The Government can end rough sleeping by 2024 – so long as it takes bold policy action now
It should build on the success of its Housing First scheme and create a National Housing First Programme.
Jihyun Park: Growing up in North Korea, I could have never imagined standing in the UK local elections. Here’s what I learnt.
Since I arrived in 2018, I have discovered so much about British politics – and the value of a name.
It should worry us all that a Conservative government is even on board with the concept of a hate crime.
It’s better equipped than London to sympathise with the economic realities of what is going on in cities far closer.
Communities have been ignored. Crime has not been taken seriously. Investment opportunities have been missed.
Local councils in England received £30 million in funding to help them put together teams of compliance officers. So how has it been used?
David Davis: We are on course to be trapped in never-ending shutdowns with no exit route. Here is an alternative strategy.
We need to separate the Nightingales from other hospitals, build more of them – and use them as a means of isolating the infected.
Iain Dale: Stop this utter selfishness and pathetic whinging about not having a normal Christmas to look forward to
Plus: After the kidnapping of this Christian girl, we should cut off aid to Pakistan. And: Muslims must face up the fact that terror is claimed in their name.
There will be real anger about the prospect of a digital winter break – unless there’s a very serious surge in deaths.
Graham Brady: The Government must account properly for the full cost of lockdowns, restrictions – and Covid-19 itself
Publishing this information may lead to a more realistic understanding from the public of the real costs of the current strategy.
It is a bad sign both for the Government and devolution that the Greater Manchester Mayor has been able to run rings round Ministers.
Rob Stark meets a bloody end in Game of Thrones. But he won every battle he fought first – and the Greater Manchester Mayor is following his example.
WATCH: Johnson raises Greater Manchester’s Covid restriction level – without local authority agreement
Burnham wants £65 million extra, the Government is offering £60 million – and says that it shouldn’t give the city more help than others elsewhere.