Only the Liberal Democrats can de-rail a hard Brexit now

  • Supreme court rules Parliament must vote on Article 50.
  • Mayoral candidate Jane Brophy has pledged to fight against Brexit every step of the way.
  • Mayoral candidate supports a referendum on the EU deal with Remain as an option.
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Mayoral candidate pledges to support Votes at 16 after meeting with #TeamFuture

  • Mayoral candidate commits to referendum on Brexit deal with Remain on the ballot paper.
  • Mayoral candidate meets with Reclaim Project's #TeamFuture to discuss their priorities.
  • Brophy: "A whole generation has been robbed of its future - votes at 16 is non-negotiable for me."
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Government confirms Greater Manchester Mayor WILL have say on Brexit

  • Government confirms Mayor of Greater Manchester WILL have a seat at the Brexit negotiating table.
  • Mayoral candidate Jane Brophy has pledged to fight against Brexit in Greater Manchester's best interests.
  • Mayoral candidate supports a referendum on the EU deal with Remain as an option.
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"May's shallow plan will have an enormous and detrimental impact on Greater Manchester"

  • Mayoral candidate Jane Brophy has pledged to fight against Brexit in Greater Manchester's best interests.
  • Brophy: "May's plan is shallow and ill-considered'
  • Mayoral candidate supports a referendum on the EU deal with Remain as an option.
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"Congestion charge isn't the top answer, the EU is" says Mayoral Candidate

  • Mayoral Candidate Jane Brophy has responded to calls from a think-tank that a congestion charge must be introduced.
  • Jane Brophy has said that a congestion charge isn't the answer, maintaining the closest link possible with the EU is.
  • Brophy: "The EU has done more to improve Greater Manchester's public transport and tackling climate change than anything or anyone else."

 

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"It's time to scrap GMSF" says Mayoral Candidate

  • Mayoral Candidate Jane Brophy has called on the Greater Manchester Spacial Framework to be scrapped, withdrawing support from the process.
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Statement on Deyika's passing

Commenting on the sad news, Jane Brophy said: "I was very upset to hear of Deyika's passing yesterday. His fight for a greener environment was a truly heroic one and I was really looking forward to campaigning alongside him on the many issues we agree with.

"His voice for tackling climate change and social issues will be sorely missed in Manchester, as much as I'm sure it is already missed in the Green Party.

"All my thoughts are with his friends and family at this sad time."


Burnham comments attacking refugees and immigrants are "dangerous and seriously misplaced"

  • Mayoral candidate Jane Brophy: 'Burnham's comments are dangerous, divisive and seriously misplaced.'
  • Brophy has pledged to fight against Brexit in Greater Manchester's best interests.
  • Mayoral candidate supports a referendum on EU deal with Remain as an option.
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Jane Brophy to fight election on an 'unapologetically pro-EU ticket as the fight for Remain is not over'

  • Mayoral candidate Jane Brophy has pledged to fight against Brexit in Greater Manchester's best interests.
  • Mayoral candidate supports a referendum on the EU deal with Remain as an option.
  • Brophy: "We will fight against this hard Brexit."
  • Brophy: "Labour and Tories are blindly sleepwalking this country out of the EU with absolutely no consideration for local jobs here in Greater Manchester."
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"Greater Manchester is open for business" but battle over Brexit is not finished yet says Mayoral candidate

  • Jane Brophy declares she will 'fight Brexit' after speaking to worried independent designers and makers.
  • Brophy: "Together, we will fight this hard Brexit."
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