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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TUC Manifesto Response

We've been asked by Manchester TUC to comment on their priorities for the election. Here we go- Cris Chesha, Candidate Manchester Gorton and Loz Kaye, Candidate Manchester Central 1 Housing Manchester shows the worrying housing inequality that has grown up in our society. In view of the Beetham Tower people are having to bed down to sleep rough. On housing the Pirate Party is committed to - * Affordable homes for all, wherever it is in the country. * Enabling councils to build affordable...
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Environment Worries After Clayton Fire

Residents and canal users have voiced concern after a dramatic blaze at a pharmaceutical development plant in Clayton. Following the fire what the Manchester Evening News described as a "wall of foam" built up along the Ashton canal by the Etihad Campus. By late afternoon on Easter Monday pollution had spread all the way along the canal from Beswick to Holt Town. The sight was a grim one on what should be the pride of Manchester, our historic waterways. The company Carbogen Amcis who run t...
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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, wh...
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Help Give Manchester a Different Voice

Help Give Manchester a Different Voice Hi - I'm Loz Kaye! 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 ...
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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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