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Labour’s general secretary Iain McNicol resigns

Labour’s general secretary Iain McNicol resigns The general secretary of the Labour party, Iain McNicol, has stood down “to pursue new challenges” after serving for a “tumultuous seven years”. In a statement, issued late on Friday, Mr McNicol said he … Continue reading

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Food for thought from Philip Collins of The Times

Labour’s malcontents should join the Tories Philip Collins If 50 MPs were to cross the floor there’d be no need for a new party and the country’s fortunes could be transformed Politics, said the conservative philosopher Michael Oakeshott, is more … Continue reading

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Dan Jarvis: My vision for prosperity that’s made in Sheffield City Region

Dan Jarvis: My vision for prosperity that’s made in Sheffield City Region Dan Jarvis is bidding to become the Labour candidate for the Sheffield City Region mayoral contest. Dan Jarvis is bidding to become the Labour candidate for the Sheffield … Continue reading

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Budget Council, Council Meeting Wednesday, 28th February, 2018 2.00 p.m.

Budget Council, Council Meeting Wednesday, 28th February, 2018 2.00 p.m. Attendance details Agenda frontsheet PDF 155 KB Agenda reports pack PDF 5 MB Webcast link, will start working when meeting  starts and then be available for viewing at readers own … Continue reading

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Labour Intimidation row after female policy chief pushed from podium by Andy Kerr

A senior Labour MP has accused an ally of Jeremy Corbyn of “unacceptable” intimidating behaviour in a dispute over an internal party election. Lucy Powell, the former shadow education secretary, was among those who objected to the treatment of Katrina … Continue reading

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Corbyn ally Andy Kerr accused of ‘unnacceptable intimidation’

A senior Labour MP has accused an ally of Jeremy Corbyn of “unacceptable” intimidating behaviour in a dispute over an internal party election. Lucy Powell, the former shadow education secretary, was among those who objected to the treatment of Katrina … Continue reading

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Pro-Corbyn group accused of blocking NEC officer vote

A row has broken out at Labour’s National Policy Forum (NPF) gathering after a vote to elect a new chair was cancelled. The winner of the election, expected to have been Ann Black, would have joined the eight-strong group of … Continue reading

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