Who is Manchester's new council leader? Bev Craig in her own words

She likes Owen Jones, supported Jeremy Corbyn getting on the ballot and says she has been inspired by growing up in a council house

Good afternoon Millers — last night we learned the name of Manchester’s incoming council leader: Bev Craig. She will become the council’s first female leader when she takes over from Sir Richard Leese in December, and its first openly gay leader too. You might remember that we mentioned Craig as one of the frontrunners for the job in our newsletter on M…

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