Congestion charge debate in Didsbury November 13
Updated 21st October 2008
The South Manchester Reporter announced on Thursday that there will be a debate on the proposed Manchester congestion charge. It is to be hosted by Parrs Wood High School on November 13 and is open to the general public where their questions will be accepted.
The reporter have invited representatives from both sides of the argument.
Rowena Burns, a Didsbury resident who is the chief operating officer of Bruntwood business services provider on the 'Yes' side.
Andrew Simpson, a director of property and transport company Peel Holdings will speak on behalf on the Greater Manchester Momentum Group on the 'No' side.
The debate will be chaired by Jim Hancock.
The full panel will be:
Rowena Burns - United City
Simon Warburton - GMPTA
Faraz Bhatti - Conservative MP
Brian Canderland - Green Party
Andrew Simpson - GMMG
Lucy Powell - Labour
Simon Ashley - Liberal Democrats