24 October 2020
Forty years ago this month a workers’ occupation of Gardner’s factory in Eccles, Salford, showed it’s possible to stop mass redundancies. Geoff Brown tells the story. Pictures by John Sturrock
04 August 2020
29 September 2019
Chants of, “Stop Boris!” rang out in Manchester on Sunday as up to 5,000 people marched against the Tories, who were gathering for their party conference.
05 July 2019
The family and friends of a Muslim school student who drowned last week are set to hold a protest in Bury, Greater Manchester, on Friday.
18 May 2019
Campaigning took place across Greater Manchester, Oldham. Liverpool, Carlisle, Crewe and Preston
30 October 2018
As director Mike Leigh’s film tells the story of the Peterloo massacre, Simon Basketter argues the events show how the ruling class reacts when its position is threatened
29 May 2018
Anti-racists plan to protest against the Democratic Football Lads Alliance (DFLA) in Manchester on Saturday.