Poverty is not an accident. Like slavery and apartheid, it is man-made and can be removed by the actions of human beings.

As part of my Health and Social Care plan I will introduce a “Premises Licence” for businesses which sell tobacco products. Poverty, Deprivation  and subsequent cancer rates in Greater Manchester are man made, and mainly brought about by Greater Manchester Labour Party who have forced through policies that have made Manchester one of the worst…

Child Poverty in Greater Manchester is out of control.

Child Poverty in Greater Manchester is out of control and needs to be urgently tackled; this will be one of my priorities if elected Mayor for Greater Manchester. Councils in Greater Manchester are showing appalling rates of Child poverty: Bolton 31.05%, Bury 25.34%, Manchester 40.04%, Oldham 33.04%, Rochdale 32.30%, Salford 30.93%, Stockport 20.78%, Tameside 28.96%,…

Greater Manchester’s Air pollution is a side issue; it’s far more important to help Greater Manchester’s economy, my policies will be aimed at boosting our economy.

Greater Manchester’s Air pollution is a side issue; it’s far more important to help Greater Manchester’s economy, my policies will be aimed at boosting our economy. The main proposals to reduce pollution that other candidates have come up with appear to be a congestion charge which is nothing more than a Greater Manchester Road tax,…