The Pirate Party in Manchester

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

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Introducing Cristian Chesha

Hello Manchester, my name is Cristian Chesha, and I'd like to introduce myself as your 2015 candidate for Pirate Party UK in the Manchester Gorton constituency. I grew up in Deane in Bolton, which throughout my formative years in the 1990s, was listed in the 20 most deprived areas in the UK. Living so close to Manchester growing up, I spent nearly all of my time here. My best friends as a teenager all lived in North Manchester, and we would spend all of our free time in the city. I've bee...
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Help Give Manchester a Different Voice

Help Give Manchester a Different Voice It's time for Manchester Central to have an independent voice. I want to stand to restore faith in our broken democracy, to speak out for our freedoms and make a Manchester – and country- where everyone can get their fair share. I've been backing grassroots campaigns to stop companies ruining our city by letting buildings stand empty when they should be used to benefit the community. I've been challenging the Manchester planning committee for more green...
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Policy Process – Set the Agenda for #GE2015

We are running our policy process for 2015 now! This process will run until the 21st of March online and offline and will allow the party to make sure its positions are expanded and up to date, and up...
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Greater Manchester Labour in NHS Chaos

Today George Osborne has announced plans to give the Greater Manchester region control of its £6 billion NHS budget. This follows the announcement of the so-called #DevoManc deal transferring powers t...
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DevoManc? Devo Not.

The Greater Manchester devolution deal has taken many in our city aback. Far from empowering people in Manchester by involving them in shaping how our city region is to be run, we have a deal stitched...
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Manchester- 2 in 5 Kids in Poverty

The latest figures on child poverty make chilling reading. Yet again Manchester is topping the parts of the country blighted by children in need. The numbers are stark. Overall nearly 2 in every 5 ...
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