Labour Party

Thursday, November 30, 2017

Thursday, November 30, 2017

Mike Graham clashes with Labour MP Alex Cunningham over working-class retirement age

Mike Graham clashes with Labour MP Alex Cunningham over working-class retirement age

Mike Graham attacks Labour MP over working-class retirement age

Alex Cunningham, the shadow work and pensions minister, suggested people's state pensions should reflect health, income, and nature of employment

Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Emma Dent Coad blasts Government over Grenfell Tower failings

Labour MP Emma Dent Coad blasts Government over Grenfell Tower failings

Emma Dent Coad blasts Government over Grenfell Tower failings

The Labour MP for Kensington attacked the Tories in Parliament, saying 'Grenfell Britain' was their only legacy

Thursday, November 23, 2017

Thursday, November 23, 2017

Peter Dowd dismisses Philip Hammond following unveiling of the Budget

Corbyn ally Peter Dowd hammers Philip Hammond following unveiling of the Budget

Corbynista Peter Dowd hammers Philip Hammond following unveiling of the Budget

The shadow chief secretary to the Treasury said the Chancellor didn't have a high bar to live up to

Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Wednesday, November 22, 2017

'Who is writing these terrible jokes?' - Twitter blasts Philip Hammond's try for humour during Budget 2017

Budget 2017: 'Who is writing these terrible jokes?' - Twitter blasts Philip Hammond's attempt at humour

Twitter blasts Philip Hammond's try for humour during Budget 2017

The Twitterati did not look favourably on them

Budget 2017: 'Country's paying heavy price for Government going nowhere,' says MP Jack Dromey

Budget 2017: 'Country's paying heavy price for Government going nowhere,' says Labour MP Jack Dromey

'Country's paying heavy price for Government going nowhere,' says MP Jack Dromey

The MP for Birmingham Erdington spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer ahead of the Budget's official unveiling by Philip Hammond

Pressure is on for Philip Hammond with 'make-or-break' budget

Pressure is on for Philip Hammond with 'make-or-break' budget

Pressure is on for Philip Hammond with 'make-or-break' budget

Senior allies of the Chancellor have said he can't afford to make a mistake like the self-employed National Insurance contributions

Thursday, November 16, 2017

Thursday, November 16, 2017

Peter Dowd MP defends Labour budget demands, but doesn't name businesses backing them

Corbyn ally Peter Dowd claims many businesses support John McDonnell - but won't name them

Top Corbynista claims many firms support John McDonnell - but won't name them

The MP for Bootle spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about John McDonnell's demands for the economy ahead of the budget's unveiling

Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Alex Rowley allegations 'embarrassing' for Scottish Labour, says Times columnist

Alex Rowley allegations 'embarrassing' for Scottish Labour, says Times columnist

Alex Rowley allegations 'embarrassing' for Scottish Labour, says Times columnist

Alex Massie spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about the interim leader of Scottish Labour stepping down after allegations were published in the Scottish Sun

Alex Rowley steps down as interim Scottish Labour Leader amid 'emotional abuse' claims

Alex Rowley steps down as interim Scottish Labour Leader amid 'emotional abuse' claims

Alex Rowley steps down as interim Scottish Labour Leader after woman makes claim

A woman claimed to The Scottish Sun Rowley had made her life a living hell

Tuesday, November 14, 2017

Tuesday, November 14, 2017

'Jeremy Corbyn's been muted, Emma Dent Coad seems to not be facing any discipline', says Shaun Bailey

Shaun Bailey: Politician labelled a 'token ghetto boy' by Emma Dent Coad rips into Jeremy Corbyn

Man labelled a 'token ghetto boy' by Emma Dent Coad rips into Jeremy Corbyn

Shaun Bailey spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about the remarks made about him by the MP for Kensington in a 2010 blog post

Thursday, November 9, 2017

Thursday, November 9, 2017

Carl Sargeant: 'If procedures were followed, something's wrong with them because someone died here,' says Mark Tami MP

Carl Sargeant: 'If procedures were followed, something's wrong with them because someone died here', says Mark Tami MP

'If procedures were followed for Carl Sargeant, something's wrong'

The MP for Alyn and Deeside, who was Sargeant's colleague, spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about the former minister's death

Wednesday, November 8, 2017

Wednesday, November 8, 2017

Theresa May orders Priti Patel to return to UK to explain herself over further meetings with Israeli politicians

Theresa May orders Priti Patel to return to UK to explain meetings with Israeli politicians

Theresa May orders Priti Patel to return to UK to account for further meetings

More unauthorised meetings with Israeli politicians were admitted by the International Development Secretary on Tuesday

Tuesday, November 7, 2017

Tuesday, November 7, 2017

Former Welsh Government minister Carl Sargeant dies days after Labour Party suspension

Former Welsh Government minister Carl Sargeant dies days after Labour Party suspension

Former Welsh minister Carl Sargeant dies days after Labour Party suspension

Sargeant was sacked from his position and suspended from the party over allegations relating to his personal conduct

Female Labour MPs blast party leader plans to tackle sexual harassment in Westminster

Female Labour MPs blast party leader plans to tackle sexual harassment in Westminster

Female Labour MPs blast party leader plans to tackle sexual harassment

A number of MPs say the plan to implement face-to-face meetings don't go far enough

Friday, November 3, 2017

Friday, November 3, 2017

Westminster scandal 'a plague on all our houses', says Andrew Gwynne MP

Westminster scandal 'a plague on all our houses', says Andrew Gwynne MP

Westminster scandal 'a plague on all our houses', says Andrew Gwynne MP

The MP for Denton and Reddish spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about the ongoing 'sex pest' scandal

Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Former Labour MP for Aberdeen Frank Doran dies aged 68

Former Labour MP for Aberdeen Frank Doran dies aged 68

Former Labour MP for Aberdeen Frank Doran dies aged 68

The death of the former MP for Aberdeen North was announced by the Labour Party on Tuesday

Monday, October 30, 2017

Monday, October 30, 2017

Westminster harassment claims: 'Why just keep it in a WhatsApp group?' asks Karen Danczuk

Westminster harassment claims: 'Why just keep it in a WhatsApp group?' asks Karen Danczuk

'Why just keep harassment claims in a WhatsApp group?' asks Karen Danczuk

Karen, who formerly worked with her husband Simon while he was an MP, spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about the allegations against 36 Members of Parliament

Thursday, October 26, 2017

Thursday, October 26, 2017

Jeremy Corbyn reportedly tried to get Jared O'Mara to stay on equalities committee despite comments

Jared O'Mara: Jeremy Corbyn reportedly tried to get Sheffield Hallam MP to stay on equalities committee despite comments

Jeremy Corbyn reportedly tried to get Jared O'Mara to stay on committee

The Sun and Daily Mail are reporting the Labour leader told MPs O'Mara shouldn't have resigned from the select committee

'Jared O'Mara was a last-minute choice against Nick Clegg', says Ken Livingstone

Jared O'Mara: Ken Livingstone blames Tony Blair's changes for candidate selection

Labour never thought Jared O'Mara could win his seat, says Ken Livingstone

The former London Mayor spoke to Paul Ross about the MP following his suspension

Wednesday, October 25, 2017

Wednesday, October 25, 2017

'Someone's turned Jeremy Corbyn into a liar a la Donald Trump' - Sir Alan Sugar on why he'd fire Jeremy Corbyn

'Someone's turned Jeremy Corbyn into a liar a la Donald Trump' - Sir Alan Sugar on why he'd fire Jeremy Corbyn

'Someone's turned Jeremy Corbyn into a liar a la Donald Trump', says Lord Sugar

The multimillionaire spoke to Paul Ross and Carole Malone on the Full Set Breakfast about the Labour Leader

'The Prime Minister is a joke' - Twitter users blast Theresa May after PMQs performance over Universal Credit and Brexit

'Why didn't Theresa May hammer Jeremy Corbyn on Jared O'Mara?': Prime Minister criticised for limp PMQs display

Theresa May criticised for limp PMQs display

The Prime Minister faced Jeremy Corbyn across the chamber in the latest round of Prime Minister's Questions

Jared O'Mara: 'Labour Party should have spotted reports when they selected him', says Guido Fawkes founder

Jared O'Mara: 'Labour Party should have spotted reports when they selected him', says Guido Fawkes founder

'Labour should have spotted reports when they selected Jared O'Mara'

Paul Staines spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer just prior to the MP for Sheffield Hallam's suspension

'It’s too late for him to apologise' - Woman who claims Jared O'Mara MP verbally abused her in a Sheffield nightclub speaks out

Jared O'Mara 'ugly bitch' accuser Sophie Evans claims 'it's too late to apologise'

Jared O'Mara accuser Sophie Evans claims 'it's too late to apologise'

Sophie Evans says the MP for Sheffield Hallam needs to acknowledge his alleged conduct from just prior to his election

Thursday, October 12, 2017

Thursday, October 12, 2017

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

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

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

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

Thursday, September 28, 2017

Thursday, September 28, 2017

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

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

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

'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

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: 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

'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

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

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

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

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

Thursday, August 31, 2017

Thursday, August 31, 2017

Former Scottish Labour Leader Kezia Dugdale claims she was 'outed' against her will by Fabian Review interview

Kezia Dugdale claims she was 'outed' against her will by pro-Labour magazine

Kezia Dugdale claims she was 'outed' against her will by pro-Labour magazine

The former Scottish Labour leader said she has asked for quotes on her sexuality to not be used by the Fabian Review, only to be ignored

Wednesday, August 30, 2017

Wednesday, August 30, 2017

'Moderate MPs won't criticise Corbyn now because he's in a strong position' says former Scottish Labour MP

Kezia Dugdale departure could shift Labour balance of power in favour of Jeremy Corbyn, says former Scottish Labour MP

'Moderate MPs won't criticise Corbyn now because he's in a strong position'

Tom Harris, a former Scottish Labour MP, spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about the party in the wake of Kezia Dugdale's resignation

Monday, August 21, 2017

Monday, August 21, 2017

'Our polls say 80% of British Jews believe Labour harbours anti-Semites', says campaigner

'Our polls say 80% of British Jews believe Labour harbours anti-Semites', says campaigner

'Our polls say 80% of British Jews believe Labour harbours anti-Semites'

Gideon Falter, the chairman of The Campaign Against Anti-Semitism, spoke to Richard Madeley about growing unrest in the Jewish community.

Friday, August 18, 2017

Friday, August 18, 2017

'We continually face terror because a generation was radicalised by 80s and 90s preachers', says former No 10 advisor

Barcelona: Theresa May's former aide talks us through her response to Las Ramblas attack

Theresa May's former aide talks us through her response

Katie Perrior also gives Paul Ross her take on what has caused the current wave of jihad

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

David Davis suggests UK could keep custom union agreements for short time post-Brexit

David Davis suggests UK could keep custom union agreements for short time post-Brexit

David Davis suggests temporary time period to keep existing customs arrangements

The Brexit Secretary is to publish a paper on Tuesday outlining the proposals, intended to avoid disruption to British businesses

Tuesday, August 8, 2017

Tuesday, August 8, 2017

'Jeremy Corbyn's statement on Venezuela was caveat', says Labour List editor Peter Edwards

Labour blogger says Venezuela crisis doesn't mean socialism is unworkable

Labour blogger says Venezuela crisis doesn't mean socialism is unworkable

Peter Edwards spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about the Labour leader's condemnation of violence in Venezuela

Monday, August 7, 2017

Monday, August 7, 2017

George Galloway furiously calls out 'assault on Jeremy Corbyn' in opening rant about Venezuela

George Galloway: Venezuela critics are just Blairites having a kick at Jeremy Corbyn

George Galloway: Venezuela critics are just Blairites having a kick at Corbyn

Our host loosed blistering criticism of commentators and Labour MPs using the situation to attack the Labour leader

Thursday, August 3, 2017

Thursday, August 3, 2017

Corbyn ally criticises US for imposing Venezuela sanctions

Corbyn ally criticises US for imposing Venezuela sanctions

Corbyn ally criticises US for imposing Venezuela sanctions

Shadow Home Office minister Chris Williamson said it 'can't be right' given the country is in 'massive crisis'

Wednesday, August 2, 2017

Wednesday, August 2, 2017

Graham Jones said Venezuela was not socialist - despite Jeremy Corbyn's previous praise of the country

Labour MP insists Venezuela isn't a socialist country

Labour MP insists Venezuela isn't a socialist country

Graham Jones had come onto the show to discuss the chaos in Venezuela and calls for Jeremy Corbyn to condemn the country

Tuesday, August 1, 2017

Tuesday, August 1, 2017

Steve McCabe on brick incident: 'Don't put yourself in danger, but report these matters'

Steve McCabe MP describes his ordeal after being hit by a brick

Steve McCabe: 'Don't put yourself in danger, but report these matters'

The Labour MP for Birmingham Selly Oak called for more people to be active in coming forward following the incident where a brick was thrown at his face

Labour MP appeals for information after reported assault with a brick

Labour MP Steve McCabe appeals for information after reported assault with a brick

Labour MP appeals for information after reported assault with a brick

Steve McCabe, the MP for Birmingham Selly Oak, asked for witnesses to come forward after suffering injuries

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