The Pirate Party in Manchester

The Pirate Party in Manchester. Looking forward to the Ancoats and Clayton By-election, December 2013

Current articles

Time for Manchester to Stand up on Surveillance

We hear all the time that the British public don't care about mass surveillance, privacy and Edward Snowden, but we know that's not true. It may be that those inside the Westminster bubble have been able to hide from how people really feel up to now, but it's time to change that. It's time for members of Parliament to stand up, be counted, and support our freedoms. We are asking you to contact your Manchester  Member of Parliament to ask them to support Early Day Motion 147. It need not ta...
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Bin Labour’s Privatisation

Fears for public services. Residents,Unions and workers have reacted angrily to plans to fully privatise Manchester's bin collection and street cleaning service. Labour bosses chose to follow on in the footsteps of Thatcher at their Executive Meeting. Currently the bin collection is partly outsources and street cleaning is handled by the Town Hall. Jimmy Thornton, speaking for the Union Unite warned that the terms and conditions of workers could be at risk thanks to the the plans. "The ...
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Success as Councillors Forced to Act on #BetterBroadband

Ever since we started campaigning in the centre of Manchester we have been highlighting the importance of everyone being able to take part in the digital revolution and working for world class infrast...
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Pirate Party at Big Ask Question Time

The Pirate Party will be taking part in the Big Ask Question Time - University Place Theatre A, Friday March 28th 6.30PM. This is hosted by Manchester University Students Union. Here's what's on t...
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Spring Cancelled: Trees Crushed at Pomona

Now spring is on its way it's a bit of a chance to get out and enjoy the warmth when it comes and plants starting to come in to bud. One favourite spot for people from Manchester, Salford and Trafford...
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March Meetup ! :)

March Pirate Meetup will be on Sunday 23rd, at Deansgate Waterstones cafe, 91 Deansgate, M3 2BW, Manchester, 2.30-5 PM. **Rescheduling to the 3rd Sunday of the month, as the 30th is Mother's day so...
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Funding our Campaigning

To put up a good fight and really get the Manchester we deserve we need your support. If you want to donate, you can do so direct to our bank account using the following details:

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Account no: 00383120
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