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Latest news from Salford Labour party

  • Andy McDonald speech at the Institute for Government
  • Inflation up – McDonnell responds
  • Diane Abbott responds to the rise of victims in trafficking and modern slavery
  • The Prime Minister appears to be pursuing a course of action that her own deputy last week described as reckless
  • England could run out of water in 25 years
  • Tory energy cancellations risk power for 20 million homes – Rebecca Long-Bailey
  • John McDonnell responds to Hammond’s presence at DUP talks
  • Labour stands in solidarity with young people over youth strikes
  • The Government’s ‘Towns Fund’ is not even new money but taken from the budgets of overstretched departments – McDonnell
  • Labour will urgently find a consensus for a way forward
  • John McDonnell response to Chancellor’s Spring Statement
  • No Deal tariff consequences of the government’s failure
  • Jeremy Corbyn statement in the House of Commons
  • The Prime Minister must accept that her deal is now dead – Corbyn
  • Nissan ends Infiniti production – Rebecca Long Bailey responds
  • Andy McDonald responds to CAA announcement to suspend Boeing 737 Max aircraft UK airspace
  • Ofsted report is very timely and highlights the importance of early interventions in our schools and colleges to help protect children
  • Julie Cooper responds to increased dental charges
  • New clinical standards to be trialed in England
  • Jeremy Corbyn demands Theresa May keeps her promises on this week’s Brexit votes
  • Labour council leaders write to the Prime Minister criticising the Tories’ unravelling Stronger Towns announcement and calling for more funding in next week’s Spring Statement
  • Collapse of London Capital and Finance shows financial regulation system is not working effectively – John McDonnell
  • Government’s attempt to bribe workers over rights – Long Bailey
  • Jeremy Corbyn responds to national knife crime crisis
  • Private schools have had fees paid via tax haven firms – Angela Rayner responds
  • Towns Fund: More questions to answer
  • John McDonnell responds to PMI report on Brexit-related uncertainty
  • Jonathan Ashworth speech at Women’s Health conference
  • Care campaigners’ letter to the PM – Barbara Keeley responds
  • This trail of destruction has gone on long enough, it’s time for Chris Grayling to go – McDonald
  • The Tories have outsourced Britain
  • Labour calculates ‘Failing Grayling’ has cost the taxpayer and the economy £2.7 billion
  • Towns fund smacks of desperation and Brexit bribery – John McDonnell
  • Report reveals shocking disposal of community assets under Tories
  • Salford City Mayor welcomes ‘national heroes’
  • Jeremy Corbyn urges Tory and DUP MPs to back Labour’s Brexit amendment
  • Pat Finucane Supreme Court ruling – Tony Lloyd responds
  • Angela Rayner responds to Childcare Survey 2019
  • BritBox streaming service from ITV and the BBC is exciting and ambitious
  • Tom Watson responds to news that Global are to reduce locally-produced programmes
  • Police forces must be representative of communities they serve – Diane Abbott
  • Minister dragged to update Parliament on ESA underpayments – Marsha de Cordova
  • Emma Lewell-Buck responds to report on funding for children and young people’s services
  • Labour to table amendment to make its credible alternative plan the UK’s Brexit negotiating position
  • Emma Lewell-Buck responds to report on funding for children and young people’s services
  • Lancet report on Brexit and the NHS
  • Government is failing the DWP staff who work so hard
  • John McDonnell responds to CLASS report
  • Keir Starmer responds to meaningful vote delay
  • The government’s post-Brexit chemicals regulations could promote animal testing
  • Disabled people are suffering as a result of chaos at the heart of the DWP
  • Late and cancelled trains harm the economy
  • These figures show yet another shocking fall in the size of our Armed Forces
  • Government debt figures – McDonnell responds
  • Older and disabled adults nearly £2 billion worse off since scrapping of the social care cost cap
  • McDonnell responds to austerity’s impact on incomes
  • Diane Abbott responds to acid attacks and drones announcement
  • Government admits failing on apprenticeships
  • Shamima Begum case
  • Labour to expand democratic right to recall of MPs
  • Making Tax Digital mishandling
  • Jeremy Corbyn’s speech to Make UK
  • 3,500 Honda jobs lost in Swindon – Rebecca Long Bailey responds
  • Rebecca Long Bailey and Paul Dennett condemn the racist attacks on Jackson Yamba and Tommy Robinson's rally
  • Statement from Jeremy Corbyn
  • Sue Hayman response to Michael Gove’s consultation on weekly food waste collections
  • This is another serious blow to the UK aviation industry
  • Labour brands Office for Students “not fit for purpose” and promises radical changes
  • A&E waiting times are now at their worst level since records began
  • Despite all of Michael Gove’s grandstanding on plastic pollution, the rate of recycling for packaging went down last year
  • Top pay at our universities continues to surge while front line staff face real terms pay cuts and student debt soars
  • Court date set for legal challenge against the Government’s voter ID plans
  • Jeremy Corbyn responds to Theresa May’s Ministerial statement on leaving the EU
  • Instead of offering a helping hand to struggling universities, Ministers are preparing to push them over the edge
  • Treasury committee says Chancellor’s Brexit deal dividend is “not credible”
  • Tories to blame for violence spiraling out of control in our prison
  • John McDonnell responds to GDP stats
  • Government in denial about the impact of its benefits sanctions
  • Government in denial about the impact of its benefits sanctions
  • Tom Watson issues plea to the Prime Minister not to break manifesto promise on TV licences
  • Chris Grayling needs to come clean over Seaborne Freight
  • Government admit that teachers’ pay has been cut by thousands of pounds a year since 2010
  • If the allegations are true, then Phillip Green should be stripped of his knighthood
  • Cancellation of the Seaborne Freight contract cannot go without consequence
  • Deep cuts are stopping us building the homes the country needs
  • The Tories have slashed legal aid and the new measures outlined today are just more tinkering at the edges
  • Labour promises pay rise of over £2,600 per year – Jeremy Corbyn
  • Jeremy Corbyn lays out Labour’s five Brexit demands in letter to Theresa May
  • Continued inequality in productivity performance across the country – Rebecca Long Bailey
  • Social care has been bled dry over the last eight years – Barbara Keeley
  • Customers cannot afford yet another price hike on their water bills – Rebecca Long Bailey
  • Labour commits to new Health Inequalities target and reveals return of Dickensian Diseases in Tory Britain
  • A guard on every train would be a huge win for passenger safety and rail accessibility
  • Substantial number of multinational firms show blatant disregard for the law
  • Labour welcomes independent report on reducing regional inequality - Rebecca Long Bailey
  • These revelations have exposed the Tories at their very worst
  • Private contractors should be FOI-able
  • Shocking NHS staff shortages figures
  • Credit card spending in December was 8.8% higher than the same month in the previous year
  • Jonathan Reynolds comments on the Treasury Committee inquiry into UK financial services post-Brexit
  • In interview after interview Hammond avoids the question and passes the buck. It’s gutless
  • Rebecca Long Bailey responds to Patisserie Valerie falling into administration
  • Rebecca Long Bailey responds to news that Dyson are moving their headquarters to Singapore
  • Labour secures independent review of Prevent Strategy
  • Angela Rayner responds to the Public Accounts Committee report on the academy school system
  • Jonathan Ashworth responds to RCPCH’s report ‘State of Child Health: Two Years On’
  • A new way to pay the national-debt by James Gillray
    Four years after the Conservatives claimed austerity would have closed the deficit, they are still borrowing more than expected
  • Yet another damning prison report
  • Border Force ‘no deal’ leak
  • In office but not in power
  • Labour tables amendment to break Brexit deadlock
  • Tory councils slash crime prevention budgets
  • Diane Abbott responds to publication of Domestic Abuse Bill
  • Jeremy Corbyn says May is wasting £171,000 an hour of taxpayers’ money on dangerous no-deal brinkmanship
  • ‘Populism at the Crossroads’: Emily Thornberry’s speech to the Fabian Society Conference
  • Brexit And Beyond: Keir Starmer’s Fabians Conference Speech
  • Biggest disruption to patient safety we have ever seen
  • Jeremy Corbyn speech in Hastings
  • The government’s new nuclear strategy is in tatters
  • Jeremy Corbyn moves motion of no confidence in the government
  • Jeremy Corbyn tables motion of no confidence in government following historic defeat
  • Jeremy Corbyn closing speech to EU Withdrawal Agreement debate in the House of Commons
  • Tories’ cuts to police funding are having serious consequences
  • Tories imposing eye-watering tuition fees and huge interest payments is unfair
  • Chancellor’s firm pays paltry tax bill – McDonnell responds
  • Sue Hayman responds to latest Clean Air Strategy
  • Today’s letter does not give legal assurances
  • Message of solidarity with Nazanin Zaghari Ratcliffe
  • Teacher training bursaries failing to keep “hard to recruit” teachers in the profession
  • Barry Gardiner responds to the UK-Japan statement of intent on enhanced trading
  • Jon Trickett responds to Government awarding £75 million of ‘secret’ Brexit contracts to high-profile consultancy firms
  • Government defeated on Grieve amendment
  • John McDonnell responds to Treasury Select Committee’s criticism of Brexit analysis
  • The Government is pushing an already struggling solar industry off a cliff
  • Private firms have no business running homes for asylum seekers
  • This vote is an important step to prevent a no deal Brexit
  • ‘Fat Cat Friday’
  • Margaret Greenwood responds to reports that the Universal Credit rollout is being delayed
  • Theresa May has secured no changes to failing Brexit deal
  • NHS Long Term Plan
  • NEU analysis of school funding
  • “Damning report” on government handling of Brexit
  • Universal Credit figures
  • Jeremy Corbyn MP Emergency Brexit Debate Speech
  • Jeremy Corbyn responds to reports that Theresa May has pulled the meaningful vote
  • Sue Hayman responds to Government amendments to Fisheries Bill
  • Labour calls for temporary ban on Interserve bidding for public contracts
  • Chris Grayling was asleep at the wheel during rail timetabling
  • The boss of Motability in line for £2.2 million bonus
  • Labour delighted gambling operators have adopted our gambling advertising ban
  • Next Labour government will take radical action on climate
  • New rail statistics show 2.5% decline in punctuality and reliability and a spike in significantly late or cancelled services
  • Tories so trapped in crisis of their own making that they are neglecting the needs of the country
  • Disappointing news for Deliveroo drivers and workers across the gig economy
  • Jeremy Corbyn’s statement in the Brexit debate
  • Peter Dowd comment on House of Lords Economic Committee report into HMRC powers
  • Student loans sell off at less than half their face value is a scandal
  • Labour comments on the TV debates
  • It is a shocking indictment of Tory austerity that Ofsted has to warn the Government about the impact of cuts
  • Waiting lists for diagnostic testing rocket since 2010
  • Labour to restore legal aid to help people challenge flawed benefit decisions
  • Margaret Greenwood response to the Joseph Rowntree Foundation’s publication of their annual state of the nation report, UK Poverty 2018
  • Labour leads cross-party alliance to table motion of contempt on Government ministers over Brexit legal advice
  • Jeremy Corbyn responds to Theresa May’s G20 statement
  • Nearly 50,000 sick and disabled people have been hit by Tory cuts to ESA in the last year alone
  • Gove admits workers’ rights at risk under May’s Brexit deal
  • Justin Madders writes to Prime Minister about Matt Hancock endorsing a private healthcare company
  • Scale of poverty in Britain is a national emergency – Corbyn writes to PM
  • It is shameful that in the last six months the Government has funded only 307 new homes for social rent
  • Those on the lowest incomes cannot access 30 hours of free childcare
  • The Government offers only aspirations for a vague security partnership
  • Labour has shifted the consensus on tuition fees
  • you can't trust the tories with the NHS
    Labour demands reversal of cuts to NHS workforce budgets
  • Police having to support people with mental health problems
  • Jeremy Corbyn response to the Prime Minister’s Brexit Statement
  • Labour demands ‘short-sighted’ per head public health cuts are reversed to ensure Long Term Plan fully delivers for patients
  • The victims of terror atrocities are being badly let down
  • Halt the removal of Sri Lankan nationals and review asylum policy on Sri Lanka
  • Labour announces further education reforms
  • Jeremy Corbyn's speech to the CBI conference
  • Labour to tackle qualification “snobbery” in civil service
  • Jon Trickett responds to the Government's announcement on planned changes to outsourcing
  • We have an alternative plan for a sensible jobs first Brexit
  • Jeremy Corbyn statement in the House of Commons
  • Financial sustainability of police forces in England and Wales report
  • Keir Starmer in Brussels to warn about risks of a blind Brexit
  • Allied Healthcare’s financial difficulties show the desperate state of the social care sector
  • Value for money?
  • Caroline Nokes cannot answer the most basic questions about the Government’s immigration policy
  • Annual school funding cut by £1.7bn since 2015
  • “Catastrophic” effect of rail privatisation revealed 25 years on
  • Justin Madders responds to BMA report on bullying in the workplace
  • Crisis in policing and crime is a crisis caused by political decision-making
  • Unacceptable that almost 200 assaults occur on NHS staff every day
  • This Budget offers only a short-term sticking plaster to stave off catastrophic collapse in social care
  • Labour warns of a “national emergency” facing children’s services
  • Labour calls for budget to be voted down if the Government fails to stop the roll out of Universal Credit
  • Labour demands stronger workers’ rights as we leave the EU, Corbyn tells UN
  • Ensuring our mutual security
  • Jeremy Corbyn
    Jeremy Corbyn warns Tories won’t use Brexit to rebuild Britain
  • Government’s £3m compensation to union nails the lie Ministers acted out of necessity
  • Further education and skills cut by over £3 billion under the Tories
  • fix niversal credit
    Universal Credit’s rollout is set to be delayed
  • Black history is British history
  • Investigation raises deeply troubling issues over care for adults with learning disabilities
  • May is playing catch up with tips plan
  • Jeremy Corbyn's speech to the Labour Party Conference
    Jeremy Corbyn's speech to the Labour Party Conference
  • Rebecca Long Bailey's speech to Conference
  • Angela Rayner's speech to the Labour Party Conference
  • John McDonnell
    John McDonnell’s speech to Conference
  • Inequality across the education system is rising
  • Labour announce bold vision for Statutory Youth Services
  • The future of Social services
  • Labour is back as the political voice of the working class – Corbyn
  • you can't trust the Tories with the NHS
    Not enough for the NHS
  • Rebecca Long Bailey responds to Government plans to tackle the pay gap between bosses and workers
  • Fix Universal Credit
  • Salford City Mayor reshuffles team
  • The rise in fuel poverty is simply not good enough
  • Government is out of step with rest of the world when it comes to tackling tax avoidance
  • The OECD has been damning of the Tories’ bungling of the Brexit negotiations
  • Labour calls on Conservative MPs to support motion to pause Universal Credit roll out
  • Paul Dennett's speech at Andy Burnham’s Homelessness Summit
  • Cladding to be removed from high rise homes in Pendleton
  • A straightforward political bribe
  • Seven years of Tory economic failure
  • Jeremy Corbyn response to the Queen's Speech
  • Letter from John McDonnell to Philip Hammond
  • John McDonnell response to Philip Hammond’s Mansion House speech
  • Labour launches New Deal to fix the housing crisis
  • The true scale of the secret Tory plan for cuts and closures across the NHS has been revealed by the Health Service Journal
  • Labour’s industrial strategy
  • Rail passengers £1,000 better off under Labour
  • The futures of the NHS and our schools are at stake in this election
  • successful Salford Labour campaign to save our Midwife-Led Unit
  • Launch of the Labour Party Manifesto 2017
  • Labour is calling on Theresa May to come out of hiding and face the public
    Come out Theresa May and face the public
  • Jeremy Corbyn first speech of the 2017 General Election campaign
  • Jeremy Corbyn response to the Prime Minister's call for a General Election
  • Salford Labour Party Motion to Council onAdult Social Care
  • The Hammond Tax - How the Tories are raising your Council Tax
    The Hammond Tax
  • Tories give Peel new hope on Broadoak development
  • Privatising our rail infrastructure would be an irresponsible move
  • Salford’s Housing Crisis
  • sign reads "homeless & hungry - god bless you"
    Poverty: the scourge of modern Britain
  • Tories fail to answer questions about Concentrix
  • shame over shocking child homelessness figures
  • End the Work Capability Assessments
    Scrap the Work Capability Assessments
  • BAME National Policy Forum event
  • Workers' Memorial Day
  • Tory U-turn on Broadoak
  • The Osborne Tax:
  • The council budget: the facts
    The council budget: the facts
  • Financial report shows  vulnerable people are suffering
    Financial report shows vulnerable people are suffering
  • Dreaming of a home to call your own?
    Dreaming of a home to call your own?
  • Eccles Giving Day 6
    Eccles Giving Day 6
  • RHS to create new Fifth Garden in Salford
    RHS to create new Fifth Garden in Salford
  • One million people set to lose their vote
    One million people set to lose their vote
  • Surplus Values
    Surplus Values
  • Save Walkden Sixth Form Centre
  • Labour demand Peel halts bid to develop greenfield land
    Labour demand Peel halts bid to develop greenfield land
  • Salford Council demands action on planning obligations
    Salford Council demands action on planning obligations
  • Why is attacking trade unions one of the Government’s top priorities?
    Why is attacking trade unions one of the Government’s top priorities?
  • Five years of Tory housing failure revealed
    Tory housing failure revealed