Motion: This house regrets the legacy of Margaret Thatcher #
Kim Singleton, General Secretary of the Socialist Labour Party
Graham Stringer, Labour Party MP for Manchester Blackley, Manchester City Council leader during Margaret Thatcher’s Government
Graham Brady, MP for Altrincham and West Sale and chairman of the 1922 committee
Jack Mellish, Externals Officer for the MDU
Result: Motion passed.
Best question from the audience: How far did Thatcher contribute to the demonisation of the unemployed?