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Posts Tagged: Manchester City Council
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Full slates of Tory candidates have been achieved in the East Midlands, West Midlands, North East, South West and London (the first time in the capital since 1986).
Exclusive: Last-ditch appeal for council candidates sent out to Welsh Tories: “Do you know anybody…in Manchester and Knowsley”?
In the latest sign of serious difficulties putting up full slates in some areas, an eleventh-hour email was sent out to members across Wales yesterday.
Exclusive: CCHQ redeploys campaign staff to battle candidate shortages in Manchester and Barking & Dagenham
This is the latest disturbing sign of the way the Conservative grassroots have atrophied in some parts of the country.
But why does the council retain ownership of empty buildings for so long?
Profile: Manchester – venue of next week’s Conservative conference, and city of the Northern Powerhouse, which could transform it
George Osborne’s project, though mocked by some, is already changing the politics of the North, by recruiting influential Labour politicians.
How the Chancellor used Manchester as his starting-point of his Northern Powerhouse plan for urban revival and election success.