Conservatives Win in Heywood & Middleton

Conservatives across the borough were celebrating this morning as Christopher Clarkson was elected as the first ever Conservative MP for Heywood and Middleton.  Chris secured the historic win with 20,453 votes,  a majority of 663 and 43% of the cast votes.

How We’re Investing in Young Peoples’ Mental Health

We’re investing more into young people’s mental health to help children get the best possible start in life. Read the article to find out more about what we’re doing to help mental health in the UK.

Explained: A deal that takes back control

"The choice was this deal, which enables us to take back control and to build a brighter future for our country, or going back to square one with more division, more uncertainty and a failure to deliver on the referendum."


Today’s employment statistics show that with 31.77 million people in work, employment remains at a record high of 74.5%, while unemployment stands at 4.9%. This is the lowest for over a decade.