Local News

Michael Winstanley: Tough On Crime, Tough On Criminals

Police & Crime Commissioners will mean that for the first time you will be able to hold someone to account for policing in Salford and across the region. Michael Winstanley has been selected as the Conservative Candidate for Greater Manchester.

Party Vice-Chairman Visits Salford

Salford Conservatives were delighted to welcome Conservative Party Vice-Chairman and Pendle MP, Andrew Stephenson, to be guest speaker at our recent event. If you'd like to get involved, visit our events section for more information on upcoming social events.

Supporting Our Soldiers At Conference

Salford members joined hundreds of other Conservative Party Conference delegates to help the "Support Our Soldiers" charity to prepare Christmas and New Year care packages for our brave service men and women on the front line in Afghanistan.

Salford Labour Abolish Weekly Bin Collections

Local residents across Salford have raised their concerns after the Labour Council attempted to smuggle out news of their decision to abolish weekly bin collections throughout the City.

Residents Give Michael Winstanley A Warm Welcome

Local residents in Worsley and Walkden gave Conservative Police & Crime Commissioner candidate Michael Winstanley a warm welcome as he spoke to residents and delivered literature with local Conservatives on Saturday.

Funding Boost For Salford Tenants

Good news for tenants across the City as Salford receives a large share of the Government's social housing funding pot.

Michael Winstanley's Five Policing Priorities

Conservative Police and Crime Commissioner candidate Michael Winstanley has announced his five main priorities that he will work towards as the crime-fighting Police Commissioner for Greater Manchester.

Winstanley Slams Police Authority For 5 Star Meal On The Taxpayer

Michael Winstanley has slammed Labour-led Greater Manchester Police Authority for planning a 3 course meal with wine for 100 people at the 5 Star Lowry Hotel on 21st September. The event is to “celebrate” the end of the Police Authority in November when they will be abolished and the functions transfer to the new Police & Crime Commissioner.

Michael Winstanley For Police & Crime Commissioner

Michael Winstanley has been selected by Greater Manchester Conservatives to be their Police & Crime Commissioner Candidate (PCC) in the Election on 15th November. The role of PCC brings democratic accountability to the area of Police and Crime.

Labour Vote Through 80% Pay Rise For Mayor

Local residents have been left in disbelief after Labour Councillors railroaded through proposals to give a massive pay hike to the City Mayor and his Deputy.

At the July Full Council meeting, plans were approved to pay the new City Mayor a massive £69000, and his Deputy almost £45000 - increases of 80% compared to the allowances paid for the previous leader and Deputy Leader.