I want to tell you what I’m doing as a councillor. It was your votes that put me here and I think it’s right that I report back to you.
And I want you to be able to tell me I’m wrong or tell me I’m right. That’s all there is to it. It’s a sounding board.Mike Cordingley November 2010
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Locally, the number of Covid infections has gone through the roof. We need to get those vaccinations going before ‘freedom day’.
Cricket Ground – new Red Rose stand incorporating hotel The Red Rose development at Lancashire Cricket Club was allowed at planning committee. Essentially this is reduced size hotel compared to a previous application. I’m not exactly bowled over by the plan. I’m quite proud of Old Trafford cricket ground and this does not seem up […]
This has been a big issue for me. To be honest, I’ve ruffled a few feathers and got a ticking off at this month’s Labour group meeting, but hey-ho. In the wealthy belt across the south of the borough the GPs seem to have worked through the cohorts at breakneck speed, way ahead of the […]
“The Conservatives have treated children as an afterthought throughout the pandemic and the news that children’s language and social skills have fallen so far behind ought to be a wake up call.
“Government ‘catch-up’ plans fall far short of what is needed for children to recover lost learning, including nothing on wellbeing or social development. In addition, their stealth cut to the pupil premium hinders schools’ ability to put their own plans in place.
Stretford Litter Pickers are organising a big litter pick of the Bridgewater Canal at Waters Meet. Taking place on Saturday 29th May 2021 at 11am
Covering Bridgewater Canal paths and nearby bridges/entrances/exits in all three directions from this waterway junction near Watersmeet.
Big congratulations to Emilas. Fantastic local business and welcome addition to our patch.
Lovely food and excellent atmosphere.