Tagged: Voting

Michael Meacher at Westwood East

Election Beat#3 More Labour, More Curry

The local Labour party held a rally on Saturday 17th at the Westwood East the all-star turnout included Michael Meacher MP, Phil Woolas MP,  Cllr David Jones (Deputy Major), Cllr Jim McMahon (Labour Group...

Historic First UK Election Debate 2010

An earth shaking moment! -Not the volcanic eruption that grounded the world’s airports – the first ever UK Election Debate with leaders of all three parties on-stage together at Granada Television in Manchester. It...

Kamran Ghafoor in Oldham, Westwood

On the Election Beat part 2

It is now virtually impossible to venture out without stumbling over electoral candidates. Tonight the ST was attending the opening of The Grill restaurant on Featherstall Road, Oldham when we spotted a crowd of...

Micheal Meacher and Abdul Malik campaign trail

On the Election Beat

It’s the second day after the announcement of the General Election and we can see the increased activity on the streets, canvassing in earnest by local candidates spreading the word for their parties. In...

At last it’s the 2010 Election!

Finally Gordon Brown has announced the date for the UK General Election… it’s May 06th, anyone surprised? So far our politicians have kept pretty quiet on all sides just the usual suspects doing the...