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NIP founder Philip Proudfoot

Newly-formed Northern Independence Party to contest local elections

A political group seeking independence for the North of England will field candidates in May’s local elections. The Northern Independence Party (NIP) aims to secure a referendum on an independent socialist Northumbria, encompassing Greater Manchester, Cheshire, Lancashire, and Cumbria amongst others. The group argues that 10 years of austerity has left the North “splintered”, and […]

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