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The EU Elections continue to dominate the British political landscape. With a deadline of October…
West Midlands candidates arrive at Staffs to discuss the new party. The countdown to the…
Seven Labour MPs have resigned from the party and formed “The Independent Group” this morning.…
Guardian columnist Owen Jones admits the Labour Party made a “terrible mistake” in not offering an EU Referendum at the last General Election.
Mr Jones, speaking out during a visit to Staffordshire University in Stoke-on-Trent, said the party he supports missed an opportunity.
The boss of Staffordshire University has backed Labour Party proposals to slash higher education tuition fees by a third.
Vice Chancellor Michael Gunn welcomed plans to cut fees in England to £6,000 a year from autumn 2016 after it was announced by leader Ed Miliband.
Labour has lost its majority on Newcastle Borough Council following the resignation of two councillors.
Council Leader Mike Stubbs confirmed that Paul Waring, who represents Newchapel, and Gillian Burnett, for Ravenscliffe, have both resigned from the party.
By Julie-Ann Slevin
A Stoke-on-Trent councillor revealed today he is resigning as a member of the Labour Group.
Cllr Neil Day told StaffsLive he felt unable to represent his Blurton West and Newstead residents any longer under Labour.
Stoke-on-Trent North MP Joan Walley is to stand down at the next general election.
She announced her decision in a letter to her party.