• Ukip candidate Amjad Bashir

    Bashir lying over his Respect past

        The UKIP MEP who jumped from Nigel Farage’s party to join the Conservatives is revealed as a liar about his political past.      Amjad Bashir denies that he has ever had anything to do with the Respect party but an application form he filled in and is still held by the party proves that isn’t the […]

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    Bashir was de-selected by Respect

        The UKIP European parliament member who has joined the Conservatives was a Respect council candidate in Bradford before he was de-selected over reputational issues.     Amjad ‘Peter’ Bashir was selected as the Respect candidate in Bradford Moor for the May 2012 council elections. However,  after local residents raised serious concerns about his fitness to stand, he […]

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    George Galloway threatens legal action to join TV election debates

    GEORGE Galloway last night threatened legal action to win a place in the TV election debates, as the leader of the Respect Party. The Bradford West MP said it would be unfair to invite other minor parties – including the Greens and Welsh Nationalists – yet exclude Respect. The legal threat came within hours of […]

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    Falling unemployment figures mask the problem

        Today’s unemployment figures cannot be taken at face value, according to Bradford West MP George Galloway. While the national and local figures show a fall they remain unacceptably high in West Yorkshire and Bradford in particular. Bradford West had an unemployment rate of 8.1% in December, the sixth highest of the 650 constituencies in Britain, […]

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    Tower Hamlets council bosses join Bradford Challenge

        The deputy mayor of Tower Hamlets and a senior colleague have joined the Bradford Challenge event

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    Big London launch for the Big Ride

    Saturday, January 17, 1pm Achilles Statue, Hyde Park, W1J 7JZ     One thousand cyclists will take part in an epic ride from Edinburgh to London in August to raise money to support a Gaza children’s charity. This Saturday (January 17) Palestine Solidarity Committee chair Ben Soffa will set the wheels spinning when he launches the project. […]

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    Galloway calls for Bradford Challenge to meet educational failings

        Bradford needs urgent measures to deal with its education failures, George Galloway said today, “Which is why I am launching the Bradford Challenge later this month”.The Bradford West MP is holding a public meeting later this month where education experts will put forward proposals to improve Bradford’s schools. Children’s services boss Councillor Ralph Berry has […]

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Ukip candidate Amjad Bashir

Bashir lying over his Respect past

    The UKIP MEP who jumped from Nigel Farage’s party to join the Conservatives is revealed as a liar about his political past.      Amjad Bashir denies that he has ever had anything to do with the Respect party but an application form he filled in and is still held by the party proves that isn’t the […]

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Bashir was de-selected by Respect

    The UKIP European parliament member who has joined the Conservatives was a Respect council candidate in Bradford before he was de-selected over reputational issues.     Amjad ‘Peter’ Bashir was selected as the Respect candidate in Bradford Moor for the May 2012 council elections. However,  after local residents raised serious concerns about his fitness to stand, he […]

2014-06-24-jobcentre

Falling unemployment figures mask the problem

    Today’s unemployment figures cannot be taken at face value, according to Bradford West MP George Galloway. While the national and local figures show a fall they remain unacceptably high in West Yorkshire and Bradford in particular. Bradford West had an unemployment rate of 8.1% in December, the sixth highest of the 650 constituencies in Britain, […]

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Tower Hamlets council bosses join Bradford Challenge

    The deputy mayor of Tower Hamlets and a senior colleague have joined the Bradford Challenge event

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Galloway calls for Bradford Challenge to meet educational failings

    Bradford needs urgent measures to deal with its education failures, George Galloway said today, “Which is why I am launching the Bradford Challenge later this month”.The Bradford West MP is holding a public meeting later this month where education experts will put forward proposals to improve Bradford’s schools. Children’s services boss Councillor Ralph Berry has […]