Labour Party

Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Paul Nuttall: 'Hillsborough question' will impact him in by-election, says Times Red Box editor

Paul Nuttall: 'Hillsborough question' will impact him in by-election, says Times Red Box editor

Paul Nuttall: 'The Hillsborough question' will affect by-election, says editor

Matt Chorley, editor of the Times Red Box and newest Press Gallery Chairman, spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about the UKIP leader's admission that claims made about his association with Hillsborough were false

Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Tuesday, February 14, 2017

George Galloway calls out 'right-on' feminists over Diane Abbott racist abuse

George Galloway calls out 'right-on' feminists over Diane Abbott racist abuse

George Galloway calls out 'right-on' feminists over Diane Abbott racist abuse

Our host was speaking to a caller where he told her the abuse suffered by the shadow home secretary was 'a national disgrace'

Stoke by-election: 'It's like Labour are trying to lose by putting up Gareth Snell', says journalist Harry Cole

Stoke by-election: It's like Labour are trying to lose by putting up Gareth Snell, says journalist Harry Cole

Stoke by-election: 'It's like Labour are trying to lose with Gareth Snell'

Harry Cole, Westminster correspondent for The Sun, spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about the candidate following his apology for offensive tweets

Monday, February 13, 2017

Monday, February 13, 2017

Diane Abbott: 'How is it racist or sexist to say you don't fancy someone?' asks Julia Hartley-Brewer

Diane Abbott text row: 'How is it racist or sexist to say you don't fancy someone?' asks Julia Hartley-Brewer

Julia asks: 'How it is racist or sexist to say you don't fancy Diane Abbott?'

Julia Hartley-Brewer was speaking to councillor Claudia Webbe about the texts in which David Davis appeared to insult Diane Abbott's appearance

Brexit Secretary David Davis apologises for insulting Diane Abbott following leaked text messages

Brexit Secretary David Davis apologises for insulting Diane Abbott in leaked texts

Brexit Secretary David Davis apologises for insulting Diane Abbott

An exchange of texts about the shadow home secretary was leaked to the Mail on Sunday yesterday

Thursday, February 9, 2017

Thursday, February 9, 2017

Brexit: Labour party under fire after Jeremy Corbyn's ally Clive Lewis resigns

Brexit: Labour in crisis as Jeremy Corbyn ally Clive Lewis resigns

Labour in crisis as Corbyn ally resigns ahead of Article 50 vote

The MP for Norwich South and former shadow business secretary resigned his position, claiming he was acting in the interests of his constituents

Wednesday, February 8, 2017

Wednesday, February 8, 2017

Brexit is 'a serious risk', says Dominic Grieve MP ahead of final Article 50 bill vote

Brexit: Remainer Dominic Grieve MP claims victory on 'take it or leave it' concession

Remain MP Dominic Grieve claims victory on 'take it or leave it' concession

The MP for Beaconsfield and former attorney general said the country needs 'good governance' ahead the negotiations

Tuesday, February 7, 2017

Tuesday, February 7, 2017

George Galloway: 'Breaking a three-line whip is petrifying for most MPs - not me'

George Galloway: 'Breaking a three-line whip is petrifying for most MPs - not me'

Labour MPs who defy Corbyn on Article 50 will be petrified, says George Galloway

Our presenter explained how the three-line whip works to a caller named Steven

Monday, February 6, 2017

Monday, February 6, 2017

George Galloway: 'I've known Diane Abbott 30 years, the attacks she's faced sicken me'

George Galloway: I've known Diane Abbott 30 years and the Brexit attacks she's faced sicken me

George Galloway: 'I'm sickened by the attacks on Diane Abbott'

Our presenter came to the defence of the Shadow Home Secretary after she was too ill to vote on the first reading of the Brexit bill

UK mosques welcome visitors as Jeremy Corbyn sends a message to Donald Trump

Jeremy Corbyn tells Donald Trump: 'Let's drink tea together, not build walls'

Jeremy Corbyn tells Donald Trump: 'Let's drink tea together, not build walls'

The Labour leader made the comment as UK mosques opened their doors to people of other faiths

Friday, February 3, 2017

Friday, February 3, 2017

 George Galloway: 'I can’t think of anyone less Churchillian than Owen Smith'

George Galloway: 'I can’t think of anyone less Churchillian than Owen Smith'

George Galloway: 'I can’t think of anyone less Churchillian than Owen Smith'

Our presenter spoke to a caller in Luton, James, about the MP for Pontypridd voting against the Brexit bill in its first reading

Thursday, February 2, 2017

Thursday, February 2, 2017

Anti-Semitic hate crime report: 'There’s never been a country as safe for Jews as Britain is now', says journalist Stephen Pollard

'Jeremy Corbyn and Labour prefer to protect anti-semitic bigots than their Jewish victims'

'Jeremy Corbyn and Labour prefer to protect anti-semite bigots than Jews'

Stephen Pollard, the editor of the Jewish Chronicle, spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about the report which shows an increase in anti-Semitic hate crime

Wednesday, February 1, 2017

Wednesday, February 1, 2017

Brexit bill: 'The people gave their verdict, Parliament must give Theresa May right to trigger Article 50,' says former Vote Leave CEO

Tories are united on Brexit - Europe's now Labour's problem, says former Vote Leave CEO

'Conservatives are united, it's now the Labour Party who are divided on Europe'

Matthew Elliot, a senior fellow at the Legatum Institute thinktank and former Vote Leave CEO, insisted the Brexit vote has to be upheld despite growing tension in the Labour Party

Brexit: Article 50 bill to face first vote in the House of Commons

Brexit: Article 50 bill facing first vote in the House of Commons

Article 50 bill facing first vote in the House of Commons

The bill was heavily debated in Parliament on Tuesday, and today (Wednesday) faces its first real test as turmoil grows in the House of Commons

Monday, January 30, 2017

Monday, January 30, 2017

George Galloway: 'Jeremy Corbyn made historic mistake by not declaring a free EU referendum vote'

George Galloway: Jeremy Corbyn made 'historic mistake' by not granting free vote on Article 50

Galloway: Jeremy Corbyn made historic mistake by denying MPs free Brexit vote

George Galloway shared his view on the Labour leader amid reports of a growing rebellion on the front bench

Wednesday, January 25, 2017

Wednesday, January 25, 2017

Brexit White Paper - What does it actually mean?

Brexit White Paper - What exactly will it contain?

Brexit White Paper - What does it actually mean?

Theresa May has promised there will be a White Paper outlining the Government's Brexit plans. But what sort of detail - and how much - will he included in the document?

Julia Hartley-Brewer challenges Barry Gardiner over the Labour Party Brexit plans

Julia Hartley-Brewer suggests Labour is trying to 'delay and thwart' Brexit in heated debate with MP Barry Gardiner

Julia Hartley-Brewer challenges Barry Gardiner MP to reveal Labour's Brexit plan

The MP for Brent North and the Shadow Secretary for International Trade spoke to our host about how the Labour Party wants to hold the Government accountable ahead of the trigger of Article 50

Brexit: Labour threatens 'hand-to-hand combat' with Government to have final say

Brexit: Labour threatens 'hand-to-hand combat' with Government over Article 50

Labour promises 'hand-to-hand combat' over Article 50

Shadow foreign secretary Emily Thornberry issued the warning during an interview on BBC Newsnight

Tuesday, January 24, 2017

Tuesday, January 24, 2017

Brexit: Supreme court ruling to be announced today

Brexit: Supreme court ruling to be announced today

Brexit: Supreme court ruling to be announced today

Britain's most senior judges will reveal whether Theresa May has the formal power to trigger Article 50 and begin negotiations with the European Union

Thursday, January 19, 2017

Thursday, January 19, 2017

George Galloway: 'I'm still a defender of Jeremy Corbyn, but I'm getting fed up'

George Galloway: 'I'm getting fed up with Jeremy Corbyn and his handling of Brexit'

George Galloway: 'I'm getting fed up with Corbyn and his handling of Brexit'

Our presenter - a longtime supporter of the Labour leader - made the admission while speaking to a caller

Wednesday, January 18, 2017

Wednesday, January 18, 2017

Twitter divided over Theresa May and Jeremy Corbyn in PMQs

Twitter divided over Theresa May and Jeremy Corbyn in PMQs

Twitter divided over Theresa May and Jeremy Corbyn in PMQs

Today's Prime Minister's Questions was especially key, coming one day after Theresa May unveiled her priorities for Brexit

Monday, January 16, 2017

Monday, January 16, 2017

Galloway said Corbyn is being repeatedly stabbed in the back

George Galloway: Jeremy Corbyn relaunch was sabotaged by Blairite traitors

George Galloway: Jeremy Corbyn relaunch was sabotaged by Blairite traitors

Galloway says saboteurs are preventing Corbyn from sticking to his principles and governing effectively

Wednesday, January 11, 2017

Wednesday, January 11, 2017

Labour national wage cap: 'We saw the authentic Jeremy Corbyn yesterday', says former Tony Blair advisor

'We saw the real Jeremy Corbyn yesterday - and it was a disaster' says former Tony Blair advisor

'We saw the authentic Jeremy Corbyn yesterday', says former Tony Blair advisor

Matthew Doyle, a former special adviser to Tony Blair, says Labour are going nowhere fast under Corbyn

'It made absolutely no sense' - advisor blasts Jeremy Corbyn's wage cap plan

Jeremy Corbyn wage cap plan is nonsense, says his former advisor

Jeremy Corbyn wage cap plan is nonsense, says his former advisor

David Blanchflower blasted the plan to cap the earnings of Britain's top workers

Tuesday, January 10, 2017

Tuesday, January 10, 2017

'A pay cap of under £100,000 would be good for the Labour Party,' says John Mann MP

Jeremy Corbyn should walk the walk and cut his own salary, says Labour MP John Mann

Jeremy Corbyn should walk the walk and cut his own salary, says Labour MP

The MP for Bassetlaw spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about new party policies unveiled by Jeremy Corbyn

Monday, January 9, 2017

Monday, January 9, 2017

Jeremy Corbyn to adopt 'Trump-style' media tactics

Jeremy Corbyn 'wants to copy Donald Trump with bullish media attacks'

Jeremy Corbyn 'wants to copy Donald Trump with bullish media attacks'

The team of the Labour leader are reportedly ditching conventional management plans to turn around poll ratings

Thursday, January 5, 2017

Thursday, January 5, 2017

Labour party has 'unique position in British politics' because of fundraising, caller tells George Galloway

Blairite Progress faction doesn't have Labour's best interests at heart, says George Galloway

Blairites don't have Labour's interests at heart - George Galloway

Galloway made the comments while chatting to a caller about Jeremy Corbyn

Wednesday, January 4, 2017

Wednesday, January 4, 2017

Jeremy Corbyn: 'What Len McCluskey said was perfectly accurate', says Paul Flynn MP

Jeremy Corbyn: What Len McCluskey said was perfectly accurate, says Paul Flynn MP

What Len McCluskey said on Corbyn was accurate, says Paul Flynn MP

The representative for Newport West backed McCluskey's original words about the Labour leader's election polls

Tuesday, January 3, 2017

Tuesday, January 3, 2017

Labour Party has 'no chance of winning majority in 2020 general election', says Fabian Society

Jeremy Corbyn has no chance of winning 2020 majority, says socialist thinktank

Jeremy Corbyn has no chance of winning 2020 majority, says socialist thinktank

The Fabian Society claimed the party is on course to win roughly 200 seats with only 20% of the vote, and would need to form a coalition to take power

Monday, December 19, 2016

Monday, December 19, 2016

Ed Miliband briefly trends after NBC News uses him as stock photo for flu report

Ed Miliband starts trending after NBC uses him as stock photo for flu report

Twitter's gone wild after former Labour leader inadvertently returned to the limelight

Southern Rail Strike: Chris Grayling 'needs to roll up his sleeves and sort it out', says Christian Wolmar

'A minister with courage would end the Southern Rail mess' - Christian Wolmar calls out Chris Grayling

Southern Rail Strike: Chris Grayling 'needs to sort it out'

Christian Wolmar called on the Transport Secretary to thrash out a compromise between the RMT and Southern Rail

Friday, December 16, 2016

Friday, December 16, 2016

Len McCluskey warns plotters against Jeremy Corbyn in re-election bid

Len McCluskey warns Jeremy Corbyn plotters in re-election bid

Len McCluskey warns Jeremy Corbyn plotters in re-election bid

The general secretary of Unite is running to maintain his position

Monday, December 12, 2016

Monday, December 12, 2016

Peter Tatchell on why he interrupted Jeremy Corbyn and the issues in Syria

'I support Jeremy Corbyn but Labour haven't done enough on Syria': Peter Tatchell reveals why he disrupted Labour leader's speech

Peter Tatchell on why he interrupted Jeremy Corbyn over Syria

The leading activist insisted that the Labour leader needs to take more action to aid civilians in Aleppo

Thursday, December 8, 2016

Thursday, December 8, 2016

Brexit: Labour weathers onslaught after backing Article 50 plan reveal

Brexit: Labour weathers onslaught after backing Article 50 plan reveal

Brexit: Labour weathers onslaught after backing Article 50 plan reveal

The party has been heavily criticised for agreeing to vote to trigger Article 50 if Theresa May laid out her plan for Brexit, after the vote passed by a majority in the House of Commons yesterday

Wednesday, December 7, 2016

Wednesday, December 7, 2016

Twitter praises Emily Thornberry over PMQ performance

'Caroline Quentin should play Emily Thornberry in Brexit film': Twitter reacts to PMQs

'Caroline Quentin should play Emily Thornberry in Brexit film'

The Shadow Foreign Secretary stood in for Jeremy Corbyn, while David Lidington stood in for Theresa May

David Davis to face calls in Parliament to reveal details of Brexit plan

David Davis 'to face calls in Parliament to reveal full extent of Brexit plan'

David Davis 'to face calls in Parliament to reveal full extent of Brexit plan'

The Prime Minister has said she will reveal her plan to avoid a revolt of up to 40 Conservative MPs

Monday, December 5, 2016

Monday, December 5, 2016

Downing Street accuses Brexit critics of trying to undermine EU negotiations

Downing Street accuses Brexit critics of trying to sabotage EU negotiations

Downing Street accuses Brexit critics of trying to sabotage EU negotiations

The Prime Minister's spokeswoman said the government was 'getting on' with Brexit, despite 'people trying to tie' their hands in negotiations

Monday, November 28, 2016

Monday, November 28, 2016

New UKIP leader to be announced today

New UKIP leader to be announced today

New UKIP leader to be announced today

Paul Nuttall is the favourite for the position, with Suzanne Evans and John Rees-Evans also standing for the role

Thursday, November 24, 2016

Thursday, November 24, 2016

Autumn Statement: Brexiteers blast Phillip Hammond for 'economic doom and gloom' after Brexit costs

Autumn Statement: Brexiteers blast Phillip Hammond's 'doom and gloom' over Brexit costs

Brexiteers blast Phillip Hammond for 'doom and gloom' over Brexit costs

The Chancellor revealed the country's economy is to lose roughly £60 billion over the next five years as a result of the leave vote

Monday, November 14, 2016

Monday, November 14, 2016

John McDonnell tape was 'depressing, but not surprising', says Jamie Reed MP

John McDonnell 'let's kick off' video was depressing, but not surprising, says Jamie Reed MP

John McDonnell 'let's kick off' video depressing, but not surprising, says MP

A video of the Shadow Chancellor inciting left-wing activists to protest against Labour MPs has led to a strong backlash against him

Friday, November 11, 2016

Friday, November 11, 2016

Theresa May set for more difficulty triggering Article 50 as rising numbers of MPs indicate they'll vote against Article 50 commencment

MPs say they'll vote to stop Article 50 being triggered

MPs say they'll vote to stop Article 50 being triggered

Theresa May faces difficulty in the task of beginning exit negotiations with the European Union

Tuesday, November 8, 2016

Tuesday, November 8, 2016

Bill Clinton delivers expected bashing to Jeremy Corbyn, according to Wikileaks

Bill Clinton called Jeremy Corbyn 'the maddest person in the room', claims Wikileaks

Bill Clinton blasted 'mad' Jeremy Corbyn, claims Wikileaks

The former president apparently said Labour had got a 'guy off the street' to be leader

Monday, November 7, 2016

Monday, November 7, 2016

Brexit High Court Ruling: Julia Hartley-Brewer argues with Lord Falconer over verdict

Brexit High Court Ruling: Julia Hartley-Brewer argues with Lord Falconer over verdict

Julia Hartley-Brewer argues with Lord Falconer over Brexit High Court Ruling

The former Labour lord Chancellor firmly believes that Parliament should know how Theresa May plans to negotiate with the EU

Friday, October 28, 2016

Friday, October 28, 2016

Jeremy Corbyn accused of a stitch-up over Shami Chakrabarti peerage

Jeremy Corbyn 'traded honours for favours' over Chakrabarti antisemitism inquiry, says former Labour peer

Jeremy Corbyn accused of stitch-up over Shami Chakrabarti peerage

Lord Mitchell claimed that the Labour Leader has traded 'honours for favours'

Monday, October 17, 2016

Monday, October 17, 2016

'We want post-Brexit Britain to be a Labour Britain', says Richard Burgon MP

Jeremy Corbyn ally tells George Galloway 'purged' supporters should be welcomed back

'We want post-Brexit Britain to be a Labour Britain', says Richard Burgon MP

Shadow justice secretary Richard Burgon hits out at 'coup' against Corbyn and says party is now ready to capitalise on Brexit

Wednesday, October 12, 2016

Wednesday, October 12, 2016

Labour's 170 questions gives impression the party is 'trying to put a break on Brexit', says political commentator

Labour's 170 questions suggest party is trying to derail Brexit, says Dan Hodges

Labour's 170 questions suggest party is trying to derail Brexit, says Dan Hodges

Dan Hodges, a political commentator for The Mail on Sunday, explained how the opposition could be misinterpreted as an attempt to delay government ministers

'He has not got a mandate to be useless' - John McTernan savages Jeremy Corbyn

Jeremy Corbyn 'hasn't got a mandate to be useless', says former Blair strategist John McTernan

Jeremy Corbyn 'hasn't got a mandate to be useless', says former Blair strategist

Tony Blair's former political secretary laid into the leader of the Labour Party

Monday, October 10, 2016

Monday, October 10, 2016

Jeremy Corbyn enlists former rebels to calm shake-up concerns

Jeremy Corbyn enlists former rebels to calm purge concerns

Jeremy Corbyn enlists former rebels to calm purge concerns

The leader of the Labour Party conducted a surprise reshuffle of the Shadow Cabinet last week

Friday, October 7, 2016

Friday, October 7, 2016

Jeremy Corbyn is trying to say 'it's all lovely and diverse' with the appointment of Dawn Butler, says Telegraph editor

'Jeremy Corbyn and his faction wouldn't let Tony Blair anywhere near Labour - they view him as Satan'

'Corbyn's faction wouldn't allow Blair to come back - they view him as Satan'

The Telegraph's assistant comment editor Asa Bennett said Corbyn has turned Labour into a joke but Blair's only chance of a comeback is through a breakaway party.

'I think Jeremy Corbyn is reaching out to members from all sides', in his front bench reshuffle, says MP Dawn Butler

LISTEN Jeremy Corbyn's new shadow BME minister Dawn Butler suffers car-crash interview with Julia Hartley-Brewer

Jeremy Corbyn's new shadow minister Dawn Butler has car-crash interview

Jeremy Corbyn has reshuffled his front bench, appointing Dawn Butler as the new shadow minister for diverse communities

Wednesday, October 5, 2016

Wednesday, October 5, 2016

Alastair Campbell on his time in Downing Street under Tony Blair

Tony Blair almost carried out 'nuclear option' on Gordon Brown - Alastair Campbell

Alastair Campbell reveals Blair almost carried out 'nuclear option' on Brown

Tony Blair's former head of communications told Paul Ross about the schisms he witnessed in the Labour Party - and his views on Ed Balls

Tuesday, October 4, 2016

Tuesday, October 4, 2016

Anti-Semitism: 'Jackie Walker went to the training event basically looking for a fight', says Novara Media

Sacked Momentum vice-chair Jackie Walker 'wanted a fight' at anti-semitism event, says top Corbynista

Momentum anti-semitism row: Jackie Walker was 'spoiling for a fight'

Aaron Bastani suggests his fellow activist's comments about anti-semitism and the Holocaust were 'ill-judged'

Thursday, September 29, 2016

Thursday, September 29, 2016

Brexit: 'I think people should vote, but what they should vote on is the deal', says leader of the Liberal Democrats

Tim Farron demands new Brexit referendum 'on the deal itself'

Tim Farron demands new Brexit referendum 'on the deal itself'

Lib Dem leader believes the public should be entitled to vote on the Brexit deal, and if it is rejected Brexit process should be stopped

Jeremy Corbyn re-election: John Mann reserving judgement

Jeremy Corbyn vow to win election 'encouraging' says critic John Mann

Jeremy Corbyn vow to win election'encouraging' says critic John Mann

But Bassetlaw MP suggests he´ll reserve judgement on Corbyn following his leadership victory over Owen Smith

Wednesday, September 28, 2016

Wednesday, September 28, 2016

'The Labour conference isn't as bad as I thought it was going to be', says MP Stephen Pound

Labour conference 'isn't as bad as I thought it would be', says Corbyn critic Stephen Pound

Labour conference 'isn't as bad as I thought it would be', says Corbyn critic

As the Labour conference draws to a close, Pound lifts the lid on what has been going on

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