Celebrating Our Creative Industries

Culture is the very fabric of our communities. It’s the stories we tell, the songs we sing, and the traditions we hold dear and pass down through the generations. But we cannot let that mean that they exist purely as a “nice to have”, culture has a huge role to play...

Celebrating Our Commonwealth Diversity

This week we marked Commonwealth Day, an opportunity for us to come together as a family of nations, and celebrate our shared history, and united future. 2024 also marks the 75th anniversary of the Modern Commonwealth, created to allow for India to move to a republic...

Gwynne Slams Empty Tory Budget

Andrew Gwynne, MP for Denton and Reddish, has slammed the budget delivered by Chancellor Jeremy Hunt yesterday. The budget, set to be the last before the next general election, sets both the government’s spending plans for the year ahead, as well as outlining any...

Building an NHS fit for the future

After 14 years of Conservative rule, so much of our country is simply broken, with no sense of a brighter future. No where is this more apparent than in our National Health Service. The NHS is a treasured institution for millions of people across the country, ensuring...

Standing with Ukraine

Last weekend marked the second anniversary of Putin’s illegal invasion of Ukraine, showing frank disregard for international law and causing immense suffering to the Ukrainian people. This anniversary gives us chance to reflect on the immense sacrifices made by the...

A New Deal for Working People

After 14 years of Conservative government, there is one key question we should be asking ourselves ahead of the general election. Are we better off than we were in 2010? For working people here in Tameside, the answer is an emphatic no. This government has failed...

Supporting Our Trade Unions

This week is #HeartUnions week, and in our part of the world, we have plenty to be thankful to our trade unions for. Greater Manchester has a proud tradition of trade unionism, from Peterloo, to the Chartists, to the founding of the Trade Union Congress, we have...

Fighting Another Tory Tax Rise

At its core, council tax is a fundamentally unfair, regressive tax, based on outdated housing valuations from over three decades ago, and does not accurately reflect the situation we have today. This means that, in addition to the multitude of Tory tax rises we have...

We Need Long-Term Clarity On A Local Plan

Local plans make a real difference to communities; they are statutory for a reason. They help lay out the framework for the needs of an area, and a roadmap for what positive, constructive development will look like for residents. There is also a significant role for...

Taking Inspiration From Tameside’s Volunteers

Here in Tameside, we have always prided ourselves on the strength of our community spirit. Always looking out for each other, taking pride in our local area, and not being shy to muck in when there’s something that needs fixing. It is these ideals that drove me into...

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