Jeremy Corbyn tours Yorkshire in leadership campaign with £500bn investment pledge

THE SECOND Labour leadership contest in just 12 months has arrived in Yorkshire as both Jeremy Corbyn and challenger Owen Smith tour the region.

Mr Corbyn addresses supporters in York this evening, and will travel to Hull and Leeds on Saturday to speak at two events in which he hopes to drum up support ahead of ballot papers being sent to members in August.

He is set to talk about his commitment to the steel industry and improving inner-city transport links and will also talk of a £500bn cash pot that he would make available to the North of England through a national investment bank.

Read on… http://www.yorkshirepost.co.uk/news/jeremy-corbyn-tours-yorkshire-in-leadership-campaign-with-500bn-investment-pledge-1-8041668

1 thought on “Jeremy Corbyn tours Yorkshire in leadership campaign with £500bn investment pledge

  1. Oh dear spending money he hasn’t got. A beleaguered politician promising to spend billions on Yorkshire alone…Heard it all before Labour. What we really need is a common sense government, local and national, like getting our nation back and getting rid of HR2.

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