‘Labour needs to help young onto housing ladder’ – Healey

A LABOUR MP has argued the party should prioritise housing help for young people after uncovering figures showing a major drop off in home ownership in Yorkshire. Wentworth and Dearne MP John Healey highlighted figures showing the number of homeowner … Continue reading

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Child sex abuse trial: Police “paid victim £140 after losing evidence”

Child sex abuse trial: Police “paid victim £140 after losing evidence” POLICE reimbursed a rape complainant with £140 after losing the clothes she claimed she had been sexually assaulted in, a court heard. Sheffield Crown Court heard the 13-year-old girl … Continue reading

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Labour’s domestic abuse Minister Sarah Champion’s ex-husband ‘still has nightmares’

Labour’s domestic abuse Minister Sarah Champion’s ex-husband ‘still has nightmares’ Sarah Champion was cautioned by police after attacking her ex-husband  Graham Hoyland is still ‘disturbted’ by the actions of the Rotherham MP  Miss Champion spent the night in a cell … Continue reading

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Rotherham abuse trial: ‘Abuse turned my daughter into an animal’

A woman who was allegedly raped and abused by eight men in Rotherham changed from a “lovely girl to an animal”, her mother told jurors. The witness also said her family had been forced to move to Spain to escape … Continue reading

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Yorkshire MPs react to Corbyn’s victory

HULL EAST MP Karl Turner has warned Jeremy Corbyn he still has work to do to win over the party and country after seeing off a leadership challenge. Mr Corbyn’s victory with 61.8 per cent of the vote today leaves … Continue reading

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Labour leadership: Jeremy Corbyn defeats Owen Smith

Labour leadership: Jeremy Corbyn defeats Owen Smith Jeremy Corbyn has been re-elected as Labour leader, comfortably defeating his challenger Owen Smith. Mr Corbyn won 61.8% of the total vote, a larger margin of victory than last year. He vowed to … Continue reading

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Labour’s shadow minister for domestic violence was once cautioned over a bust-up with her husband after hitting him with a framed painting

Labour’s shadow minister for domestic violence was once cautioned over a bust-up with her husband after hitting him with a framed painting Rotherham MP Sarah Champion was arrested after the incident in 2007 She describes it as ‘slight altercation’ with … Continue reading

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