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Charlestown is a ward in the north of the city of Manchester, England. The population of the ward at the 2011 census was 14,332. Voters from this ward elect three councillors to Manchester City Council. As of the local elections held in May 2011 the three councillors are Veronica Kirkpatrick, Basil Curley and Mark Hackett. All three are members of the Labour Party.

As of 2011 Hackett is Deputy Lord Mayor of Manchester. Curley chairs the council's Constitutional and Nomination committee and sits on the Communities and Neighbourhoods and Planning and Highways committees. Veronica Kirkpatrick was re-elected on 6 May 2010; she is a member of the Citizenship and Inclusion committee.

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