Labour

Friday, October 20, 2017

Friday, October 20, 2017

Lord Mandelson admits Jeremy Corbyn has 'very strong' chance of winning next general election

Jeremy Corbyn has 'very strong' chance of winning next general election, says Lord Mandelson

Corbyn has 'very strong' chance of winning next election, says Lord Mandelson

Lord Mandelson says the Tories are giving Labour 'victory on a plate' for the next election

Thursday, October 19, 2017

Thursday, October 19, 2017

Jeremy Corbyn used social media to aim a dig at May

Jeremy Corbyn ridicules Theresa May EU migrants pledge: 'A weak message from a weak Prime Minister'

Corbyn ridicules May's migrants pledge: 'Weak message from a weak PM'

Corbyn was responding to a post by the Prime Minister on Facebook

Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Jeremy Corbyn has made great play of the government's problems on universal credit

Fact check: Is universal credit being paid on time?

Fact check: Is universal credit being paid on time?

Full Fact has crunched the numbers after Jeremy Corbyn hammered Theresa May at PMQs

It was another good day for Jeremy Corbyn - and a bad one for Theresa May

PMQs: Jeremy Corbyn basks in his universal credit victory over Theresa May - but unknown MP Laura Pidcock steals show

PMQs: Corbyn basks in his universal credit victory but unknown MP steals show

Laura Pidcock asked whether the universal credit shambles was gross incompetence or calculated cruelty

MPs are already meeting to discuss the issue

Jeremy Corbyn and Labour back public inquiry into vaginal mesh implants

Jeremy Corbyn and Labour back public inquiry into vaginal mesh implants

Labour wants use of surgical mesh implants to be halted immediately

Tuesday, October 17, 2017

Tuesday, October 17, 2017

Jeremy Corbyn has hit out at the Royal Mail

Jeremy Corbyn pledges to end Royal Mail 'rip off' after Labour analysis shows company paid £800m in dividends over four years

Jeremy Corbyn pledges to end Royal Mail 'rip off'

Labour's analysis shows huge dividends being paid by Royal Mail

Deputy Labour leader Tom Watson on hunger strike with Guantanamo Bay prisoners

Deputy Labour leader Tom Watson on hunger strike with Guantanamo Bay prisoners

Labour's Tom Watson on hunger strike with Guantanamo Bay prisoners

Tom Watson has called on Theresa May to help save the lives of the prisoners who are reportedly no longer being force-fed

Friday, October 13, 2017

Friday, October 13, 2017

Jeremy Corbyn has said it would have been better had Sally Ann Jones been brought to trial

Jeremy Corbyn's Sally Ann Jones comments show why he should never be trusted, says former army commander

'Corbyn's Sally Ann Jones comments show why we can never trust him'

Richard Kemp, former commander of British forces in Afghanistan, says Corbyn is 'living in a dreamworld' and 'always seems to take the side of our enemies'

Thursday, October 12, 2017

Thursday, October 12, 2017

Jeremy Corbyn is among the foremost critics of the helpline

Is Jeremy Corbyn right about the Universal Credit helpline?

Is Jeremy Corbyn right about the Universal Credit helpline?

Full Fact have crunched the numbers behind Corbyn's 55p-per-minute claim

For Britain - the new political party launched by Ukip leadership hopeful Anne-Marie Waters

For Britain: The new political party launched by Ukip 'islamophobe' Anne-Marie Waters

For Britain: The new political party from Ukip 'islamophobe' Anne-Marie Waters

The former candidate for Ukip leadership is setting up a far-right party to fill the gaps left by the electoral fall of the British National Party

Wednesday, October 11, 2017

Wednesday, October 11, 2017

Jeremy Corbyn hammered Theresa May during PMQs

Jeremy Corbyn: 'I wonder what planet Theresa May is on?'

Jeremy Corbyn: 'I wonder what planet Theresa May is on?'

Corbyn clashes with Prime Minister over universal credit at the start of Prime Minister's Questions

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

Brexit: 'Labour's position is strange because Jeremy Corbyn is pressured by remainers'

Brexit: 'Labour's position is strange because Jeremy Corbyn is pressured by remainers'

Labour MP Kate Hoey praises Boris and calls Corbyn's Brexit position 'strange'

Labour MP Kate Hoey says everyone should unite around Brexit

Monday, October 9, 2017

Monday, October 9, 2017

Poll shows voters prefer Jeremy Corbyn to Theresa May to be Prime Minister

Jeremy Corbyn has two-point lead over Theresa May in latest poll

Jeremy Corbyn has two-point lead over Theresa May in latest poll

The crisis for Theresa May has deepened in the wake of her disastrous speech at the Tory Party Conference

Friday, October 6, 2017

Friday, October 6, 2017

Jenny Manson expressed her support for Jeremy Corbyn and Ken Livingstone

Head of new Jewish Labour party: We should be focusing on Islamophobia, not punishing Ken Livingstone

Head of new Jewish Labour party: Ken Livingstone has been punished enough

Jenny Manson tells talkRADIO why she set up her new movement - and why she supports Jeremy Corbyn

Thursday, October 5, 2017

Thursday, October 5, 2017

Theresa May speech: 'Only Tory gain over Labour and Jeremy Corbyn was competence and they've lost that', says commentator

Theresa May conference speech: 'The only thing she had over Jeremy Corbyn was a reputation for competence, and she's lost that'

May lost her only advantage over Corbyn with that awful speech, says Dan Hodges

Dan Hodges, a commentator for the Mail on Sunday, spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about the impact the Prime Minister's troubled speech will have

Wednesday, October 4, 2017

Wednesday, October 4, 2017

Man interrupts Theresa May's speech at Tory Party Conference with P45

WATCH Comedian Lee Nelson interrupt Theresa May's speech at Tory Party Conference with P45

Comedian interrupts Theresa May's speech at Tory Party Conference with P45

During the Prime Minister's speech, a man climbed onto the stage and handed her a P45

Theresa May to promise return to council house building in Conservative Party Conference speech

Theresa May to promise return to council house building in Tory Conference speech

May to promise return to council house building in Tory Conference speech

The Prime Minister's address on Wednesday will also call for Tory infighting to stop

Monday, October 2, 2017

Monday, October 2, 2017

'Brexit is presently being betrayed by the worst platoon ever assembled since Captain Mannering', says George Galloway

'Brexit is being betrayed by the worst platoon ever assembled since Captain Mannering', says George Galloway

'Brexit is being betrayed by worst team since Mannering', says George Galloway

Our host delivered a blistering monologue on the Brexit negotiation team, suggesting it was completely inept

Michael Gove was put on the spot regarding to of the biggest political topics of the moment

Michael Gove says a Jeremy Corbyn premiership is more dangerous for Britain than a no-deal Brexit

Michael Gove: Corbyn premiership bigger threat to Britain than no-deal Brexit

Gove made the comments during a live talkRADIO debate at the Tory Party Conference

Friday, September 29, 2017

Friday, September 29, 2017

Ken Livingstone has been heavily criticised for his comments about Jews and Israel

Head of new Jewish Labour group says 'Ken Livingstone has never made a single anti-semitic comment'

Head of new Jewish Labour group says 'Labour has no problem with anti-semitism'

Jenny Manson claims Labour has no issue with anti-semitism and Ken Livingstone should be allowed to stay on in the party

Thursday, September 28, 2017

Thursday, September 28, 2017

Kensington and Chelsea Council has voted to end its contract with the Kensington and Chelsea Tenant Management Organisation

Grenfell Tower: 'Regeneration consultations were deliberately designed to exclude residents', says journalist

'Grenfell Tower consultations were deliberately designed to exclude residents'

Kensington and Chelsea Council has voted to end its contract with the Kensington and Chelsea Tenant Management Organisation

James Whale is 'concerned' about the 'hysteria' surrounding Jeremy Corbyn

James Whale compares Jeremy Corbyn conference speech to Neil Kinnock's 1992 disaster

James Whale compares Corbyn conference speech to Neil Kinnock's 1992 disaster

Our host said there seemed to be a sort of excitement comparable to that of Neil Kinnock or a Bay City Roller

Prince Harry is pictured here with his girlfriend Meghan Markle at the Invictus Games, an event he played a key role in organising

'How dare Emma Dent Coad abuse Prince Harry?', asks former commander of British troops in Afghanistan

'How dare Emma Dent Coad abuse Prince Harry?', asks former UK troop commander

Richard Kemp says Emma Dent Coad had absolutely no right to criticise someone who has put his life on the line for his country

Peter Dowd MP dismisses idea of Jeremy Corbyn 'worship' being in 'North Korean territory'

Jeremy Corbyn ally Peter Dowd says 'we can't compare him Kim Jong-un'

MP dismisses idea of Jeremy Corbyn 'worship' being in 'North Korean territory'

Peter Dowd, the MP for Bootle, spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about the Labour Leader's well-received speech at the party conference

Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Labour Party Conference: 'Success has given Jeremy Corbyn confidence', says journalist

'Jeremy Corbyn's policies no longer sound like bonkers 1968 socialism' says Polly Toynbee

Corbyn's ideas no longer sound like bonkers '60s socialism, says Polly Toynbee

Jeremy Corbyn gave a speech at the Labour Party Conference and criticised the Tories over Brexit

Labour conference: Jeremy Corbyn hits out at abuse of Diane Abbot and criticises Tories over Brexit

Labour conference: Jeremy Corbyn hits out at abuse of Diane Abbott and criticises Tories over Brexit

Jeremy Corbyn hits out at abuse of Diane Abbott and blasts Tories over Brexit

Jeremy Corbyn has claimed the the abuse Diane Abbott received was intolerable, before the crowd sang her happy birthday

John McDonnell: 'He's saying there’s a run of the pound risk and he’ll plan for it', says leading economics professor

Corbyn's former tax advisor calms fears after John McDonnell 'run on the pound' speech

'Author of Corbynomics' calms fears after McDonnell's speech

Richard Murphy, a professor of political economics, spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about the Labour shadow chancellor's declaration of being prepared for a drop in the pound's value

Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Tuesday, September 26, 2017

'Those claiming Labour is anti-Semitic are trying to undermine Jeremy Corbyn', says director Ken Loach

Labour anti-semitism claims are fake news designed to undermine Jeremy Corbyn, says Ken Loach

Labour anti-semitism claims are fake news created to stop Corbyn, says Ken Loach

Film director Ken Loach says there is no anti-Semitism in the Labour Party

'You can't be logical with Ken' - Twitter users hit back at Ken Livingstone's comments on anti-Semitism

Ken Livingstone savaged by critics over anti-semitism comments on talkRADIO

Ken Livingstone savaged by critics over anti-semitism comments on talkRADIO

Ken Livingstone joined Julia Hartley-Brewer to discuss anti-semitism in the Labour Party

'Scale of Labour Party anti-semitism issue is being distorted', says Ken Livingstone

'Scale of Labour Party anti-semitism issue is being distorted', says Ken Livingstone

'Scale of Labour Party anti-semitism issue distorted', says Ken Livingstone

The former Mayor of London spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about the latest anti-Semitism row to engulf the Labour Party after comments

Shadow Cabinet minister calls for 'zero-tolerance' approach to anti-Semitism

Shadow Cabinet minister calls for 'zero tolerance' approach to anti-Semitism

Shadow Cabinet minister calls for 'zero tolerance' approach to anti-Semitism

Jonathan Ashworth, the shadow health secretary, made the comments in an interview with Good Morning Britain

Monday, September 25, 2017

Monday, September 25, 2017

'Labour is still split, it's just not an angry public split', says journalist

'Labour is still split, it's just not an angry public split', says journalist

'Labour is still split, it's just not an angry public split', says journalist

Special correspondent for the New Statesman Stephen Bush says Labour's conference has a different atmosphere this year

Labour Conference: John McDonnell says critics have 'completely misinterpreted' Brexit stance

John McDonnell says critics have 'completely misinterpreted' Brexit stance

McDonnell says delegates determine which topics are discussed at conference and Labour are 'building consensus' - unlike Tories

'Labour Party conference has been reduced to clapping Keir Starmer and Q and A'

Labour activist Richard Angell says anyone found guilty of abusing Laura Kuennsberg should be kicked out

'Anyone found guilty of abusing Laura Kuennsberg should be kicked out'

Richard Angell, the executive director of Labour group Progress says the conference won't get to the important issues of Brexit

Friday, September 22, 2017

Friday, September 22, 2017

Jeremy Corbyn claims the Conservative party is in 'disarray', says Labour is 'political mainstream'

Jeremy Corbyn: Boris Johnson Brexit mutiny wouldn't happen in Labour

Jeremy Corbyn: Boris Johnson mutiny wouldn't happen in Labour

The Labour leader claimed his party represents the majority of British people in an interview with the Guardian

Thursday, September 21, 2017

Thursday, September 21, 2017

Brexit: 'Labour should be boasting about new legislation it could bring in to protect workers'

Jeremy Corbyn has no imagination on Brexit, says former Labour MP

Jeremy Corbyn has no imagination on Brexit, says former Labour MP

Former Scottish Labour MP Tom Harris says the Labour Party need to show some imagination and courage

Jeremy Corbyn tweeted a happy Rosh Hashanah to the Jewish community

Jeremy Corbyn faces abuse over Rosh Hashanah tweet

Jeremy Corbyn faces abuse over Rosh Hashanah tweet

Corbyn's well-meaning tweet was greeted by a volley of criticism

Jeremy Corbyn holds stronger leadership rating than Theresa May, poll finds

Jeremy Corbyn holds stronger leadership rating than Theresa May, poll finds

Jeremy Corbyn holds stronger leadership rating than Theresa May, poll finds

The survey also found Labour and the Conservatives had equal results on people's voting intentions

Brexit: Sir Keir Starmer claims EU doesn't believe Theresa May can uphold promises

Brexit: Sir Keir Starmer claims EU doesn't believe Theresa May can uphold promises

Sir Keir Starmer claims EU doesn't believe Theresa May can uphold Brexit vows

The shadow Brexit secretary gave an interview to The Guardian newspaper ahead of the Prime Minister's address on Brexit in Florence

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Alastair Campbell offered some strong advice for Jeremy Corbyn on talkRADIO

Jeremy Corbyn doesn't realise how much work he has to do to become Prime Minister, says Alastair Campbell

Campbell: Corbyn doesn't realise the fight he has ahead of him

Tony Blair's former spin director says new Labour rule-change is overly defensive

'There's no evidence anti-Semitic abuse online is from Labour party members', says Chris Williamson MP

'There's no evidence anti-Semitic abuse online is coming from Labour party members', says Corbyn ally Chris Williamson

'No evidence anti-Semitic abuse online is from party members', says Corbyn ally

The MP for Derby North spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about the accusations previously made against the Labour Party

Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Labour set to introduce path for a leftwing Jeremy Corbyn successor

Labour set to clear path for a leftwing Jeremy Corbyn successor

Labour set to introduce path for a leftwing Jeremy Corbyn successor

The national executive committee is set to implement a rule change to allow for a leftwing successor to the Labour Leader

Thursday, September 14, 2017

Thursday, September 14, 2017

'Why should Diane Abbott be sorry?' - Many stand with the Labour MP over use of N-word on live TV

'Why should Diane Abbott be sorry?' - Corbyn ally backed over use of N-word

'Why should Diane Abbott be sorry?' - Corbyn ally backed over use of N-word

Diane Abbott was describing the abuse she receives when she used the N-word

Theresa May dealt setback as DUP backs Labour on NHS pay and tuition fees

Theresa May dealt setback as DUP backs Labour on NHS pay and tuition fees

Theresa May dealt setback as DUP backs Labour on NHS pay and tuition fees

The DUP has broken with the Tories despite the confidence and supply deal made after the June election

Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Oliver Kamm said Corbyn would be a weak Prime Minister

Jeremy Corbyn's Stalinist clique just aren't very bright, says columnist

Jeremy Corbyn's Stalinist clique just aren't very bright, says columnist

Oliver Kamm believes acolytes like Richard Burgon lack the talent and intelligence for high office

Julia Hartley-Brewer challenges Labour MP to say a figure for public sector pay rise if party were in power

Corbyn ally admits he doesn't know how much Labour would increase public sector pay

Julia Hartley-Brewer challenges Labour MP to say public sector pay rise figure

Chris Williamson, MP for Derby North, spoke to our host about the Government's plan to end a wage cap for emergency workers

Tuesday, September 12, 2017

Tuesday, September 12, 2017

Len McCluskey has raised the sceptre of a mass walk-out over public sector pay

GMB national secretary refuses to back Len McCluskey on illegal strikes

GMB national secretary refuses to back Len McCluskey on illegal strikes

Rehana Azam repeatedly declines to endorse McCluskey's words on Sam Delaney's show

Jeremy Corbyn faced a sizeable rebellion on the EU Withdrawal Bill

Labour Brexit rebel Kate Hoey plays down purge reports: 'Jeremy Corbyn understands us'

Labour Brexit rebel Kate Hoey plays down purge reports: 'Corbyn understands us'

Kate Hoey says she voted to respect the will of the people and this sort of attitude should be respected

John McDonnell was just a 'bit excited' when he called for insurrection, says Labour activist

John McDonnell was 'just a bit excited' when he called for insurrection against Tories, says Labour activist

John McDonnell was just a 'bit excited' when he called for insurrection

Journalist Christian Wolmar slams 'Daily Mail story' says John McDonnell wasn't calling for violence during a speech

Brexit: 'EU withdrawal bill powers not really what people were voting for', says Jenny Chapman MP

Corbyn's shadow Brexit minister says Labour rebellion was 'expected'

Shadow Brexit minister says Labour rebellion was 'expected'

Jenny Chapman spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer after the EU Withdrawal bill moves onto its next stage

Labour divisions over Europe exposed as Repeal Bill passes first vote

Jeremy Corbyn faces divisions in Labour Party as Repeal Bill passes first vote

Jeremy Corbyn faces divisions in Labour Party as Repeal Bill passes first vote

There were seven MPs who voted against the whip, while 13 abstained from voting

Monday, September 11, 2017

Monday, September 11, 2017

Michael Heseltine supported Tony Blair's comments on migration

Brexit: Michael Heseltine supports Tony Blair on border u-turn

Brexit: Michael Heseltine supports Tony Blair on border u-turn

Heseltine says Blair is 'absolutely right' to address the issue

Brexit: deportation of EU nationals has increased since referendum, say figures

Brexit: Deportation of EU nationals has soared since referendum, new figures show

Deportation of EU nationals has soared since Brexit referendum, figures show

The Independent has acquired and analysed official government data which revealed the increase

Brexit: Voting against EU bill would be choosing a 'chaotic' exit ahead of key vote, says David Davis

Brexit: Voting against EU bill would be choosing a 'chaotic' exit ahead of key vote, says David Davis

Voting against EU bill is choosing a 'chaotic' exit, says David Davis

The bill to absolve EU law into faces its first key test in Parliament on Monday

Friday, September 8, 2017

Friday, September 8, 2017

'Lammy Review shows racial outcomes in criminal justice system are a mess', says research associate

'Lammy Review shows racial outcomes in criminal justice system are a mess', says research associate

'Lammy Review shows racial outcomes in criminal justice system are a mess'

Dr Zubaida Haque, a research associate at think tank Runnymede Trust, spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about the report published by David Lammy

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