Apparently, ALL the candidates have put forward their version of how they want Salford to look in the new Millenium. I’ve found this one by the Tory hopeful. (If more turn up on the air waves, I’ll pass them on.) Meanwhile, keep calm, don’t panic, and don’t forget to vote on Thursday. If nobody gets any votes – well, it’s all been a bit of a big fuss, for nothing.

Manifesto from the Conservative ‘Mayor’


Me and my yacht. According to Google – and why should they lie – this is me, Mike Scantlebury, sailing my yacht, in first place. Firstly, I never win anything. Second, I have never, ever raced a boat around the Phillipines. Well, someone has, and they’re called Mr Mike Scantlebury. How big a coincidence is that??