Lloyd named interim GM mayor

GREATER Manchester's current Police and Crime Commissioner Tony Lloyd has  been selected as the interim mayor of the city region.

He was chosen by a panel representing the 10 Greater Manchester councils - the leaders of Bury, Bolton, Manchester, Oldham, Rochdale, Stockport, Tameside and Trafford, the mayor of Salford and the deputy leader of Wigan – after the Greater Manchester Combined Authority (GMCA) meeting in Leigh on Friday.

He was chosen ahead of Lord Peter Smith, leader of Wigan Council, for the... You can carry on reading TheBusinessDesk.com for free, but you have reached the maximum number of pages an unregistered user can view. To register for an account, click here or login below...