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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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Watson admits to Corbyn strategy snub

LABOUR deputy leader Tom Watson has revealed Jeremy Corbyn excludes him on key discussions about the party’s strategy. Mr Watson also declined to say it would be a “good thing” for Mr Corbyn to lead Labour into the next General … Continue reading

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Labour shadow minister admits polls are ‘awful’ after damning report predicts election drubbing

Shadow housing minister John Healey admitted the Fabian Society’s report was a ‘serious warning’ – but he doesn’t think alliances are the answer A Labour shadow minister admitted the party’s poll numbers are “awful” today, after research showed they had … Continue reading

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