Kezia Dugdale shafted?

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Kezia Dugdale ‘crushed’ after Labour chiefs dropped financial support in Wings over Scotland legal case The ex-Scottish Labour leader told the Record’s political podcast it was one of her ‘lowest personal moments’. Kezia Dugdale said she’s been “crushed” by her … Continue reading

Threat to moderate Labour MPs grows as deselection gets easier

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Labour MPs could face a lower threshold for deselection after the party’s ruling body backed rule changes to make it easier for constituency parties to challenge incumbents. At present MPs face a trigger ballot — which could force them to … Continue reading

Labour frontbencher spent thousands in taxpayer cash on legal battle with Jewish aide

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A Labour frontbencher spent thousands of pounds of taxpayers’ cash in a legal row with his Jewish Parliamentary assistant after she accused him of religious discrimination. Shadow Europe minister Khalid Mahmood was taken to an employment tribunal by his staff … Continue reading

I won’t stand for Labour in Sheffield Hallam because of anti-Semitism in the party, says ex-candidate Oliver Coppard

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A former Labour Parliamentary candidate for the Sheffield Hallam seat says he will not be standing for the role again because of his concerns about anti-Semitism within the party. Oliver Coppard, who took on then-Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg in … Continue reading