Bev Craig, Manchester City Council, P Manchester City Council

Manchester’s new leader – Meet Bev Craig

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Dan Whelan

Tackling the city’s affordable housing shortage and improving health and social equality are likely to be high on Cllr Bev Craig’s agenda after she was picked to succeed long-time leader Sir Richard Leese.  

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Craig fronts four-strong pack for Manchester leadership gig  

Dan Whelan

Deputy leader Cllr Bev Craig has emerged as the frontrunner to take over from Sir Richard Leese as Manchester City Council leader but will face competition from three others ahead of a vote by Manchester Labour on 5 October.