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Less than half Labour voters want Corbyn as PM

Only 45% of Labour’s own supporters back Jeremy Corbyn as the best prime minister for the country in a two-way choice with Theresa May, according to a new poll. Among all voters, support for Mr Corbyn entering Downing Street slumps … Continue reading

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Give Jeremy Corbyn 15 months, says Len McCluskey

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn should be “given a chance” and allowed 15 months to prove he can turn around opinion polls, says union boss Len McCluskey. The general secretary of Unite said Mr Corbyn was being “slaughtered” by the media … Continue reading

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Labour collapses around Corbyn after by-election humiliation

SHADOW chancellor John McDonnell has issued a plea for Labour unity, as one of the party’s MPs branded its loss in the Copeland by-election a “disaster” which showed it was on track for a “catastrophic” general election defeat under Jeremy … Continue reading

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Trickett loses campaigning role in Corbyn’s new shadow team

HEMSWORTH MP Jon Trickett was today at the centre of fresh turmoil for Labour as Jeremy Corbyn tried to draw a line under the party’s Brexit vote woes. Mr Trickett was relieved of his role as Labour’s election campaign co-ordinator … Continue reading

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Grassroots Labour supporters revolt against Jeremy Corbyn over Brexit

Letter signed by 2,000 members causes more strife for party leader after high-profile resignations from frontbench over article 50 Jeremy Corbyn is facing a serious revolt by grassroots Labour supporters who backed him to be leader as the party’s crisis … Continue reading

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Jeremy Corbyn: I’ve not changed mind on immigration

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has told the BBC he stands by his view that immigration to the UK is not too high. In a speech on Brexit later he is due to say that Labour is not “wedded” to the … Continue reading

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Corbyn can compromise

Corbyn: Labour not wedded to EU free movement Jeremy Corbyn is to say Labour is not “wedded” to freedom of movement for EU citizens in the UK as a “matter of principle”, as he sets out his views on Brexit … Continue reading

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