Jeremy Corbyn

Wednesday, January 8, 2020

Wednesday, January 8, 2020

Jeremy Corbyn: PM 'unable to stand up to Trump’ amid Iran tension

Jeremy Corbyn: PM 'unable to stand up to Trump’ amid Iran tension

Mr Corbyn attacked Boris Johnson's response to escalating tension in Iran during Prime Minister's Questions.

Labour MP: I'd rate Jeremy Corbyn's leadership with minus figure

Labour MP: I'd rate Jeremy Corbyn's leadership with minus figure

Siobhain McDonagh slated the current Labour leader, and announced she would be backing Jess Phillips to become his successor.

Thursday, December 19, 2019

Thursday, December 19, 2019

Jeremy Corbyn: Queen’s Speech ‘woefully inadequate’

Jeremy Corbyn: Queen’s Speech ‘woefully inadequate’

The Labour leader took to the despatch box to criticise the government’s new legislative programme as one of “gimmicks and false promises”.

Tuesday, December 17, 2019

Tuesday, December 17, 2019

MPs return to Parliament for first sitting since general election

MPs return to Parliament for first sitting since general election

Boris Johnson said the new Parliament was a "vast improvement" on the last as he urged members to "heal the divisions of our country".

Friday, December 13, 2019

Friday, December 13, 2019

Ronnie Campbell: Jeremy Corbyn's character 'assassinated' by media

Ronnie Campbell: Jeremy Corbyn's character 'assassinated' by media

The former Labour MP defended "lovely" Jeremy Corbyn after his party suffered its worst defeat since 1935.

Friday, December 6, 2019

Friday, December 6, 2019

Jeremy Corbyn and Boris Johnson to go head-to-head for second time

Jeremy Corbyn and Boris Johnson to go head-to-head for second time

The pair will take part in their second televised head-to-head debate of the election campaign tonight.

Thursday, November 28, 2019

Thursday, November 28, 2019

Matt Hancock: NHS is not for sale

Matt Hancock: NHS is not for sale

The Health Secretary responds to a claim by Jeremy Corbyn that the service could be privatised

Wednesday, November 27, 2019

Wednesday, November 27, 2019

Boris Johnson sorry for ‘hurt and offence’ from Tory Islamophobia

Boris Johnson sorry for ‘hurt and offence’ from Tory Islamophobia

He apologised for the “hurt and offence” caused by Islamophobia coming from within the Conservative Party.

Jeremy Corbyn: Boris Johnson trying to ‘cover up’ NHS sale

Jeremy Corbyn: Boris Johnson trying to ‘cover up’ NHS sale

He said he has obtained official documents that show the NHS would be “up for sale” under a post-Brexit trade deal.

Robert Jenrick: Antisemitism falls if Jeremy Corbyn steps down

Robert Jenrick: Antisemitism falls if Jeremy Corbyn steps down

The Housing Secretary said “antisemitism will abate in the Labour Party when Jeremy Corbyn is no longer its leader”

Jeremy Corbyn refuses to apologise to Jewish community

Jeremy Corbyn refuses to apologise to Jewish community

He declined multiple opportunities to apologise to the Jewish community after the Chief Rabbi said he was unfit to be Prime Minister.

Tuesday, November 26, 2019

Tuesday, November 26, 2019

Chief Rabbi: Soul of the nation at stake if Labour wins

Chief Rabbi: Soul of the nation at stake if Labour wins

He has weighed into the election for the first time in history, warning the “overwhelming majority of British Jews are gripped by anxiety”.

Monday, November 25, 2019

Monday, November 25, 2019

Chuka Umunna: Only Boris Johnson knows whether he is a racist

Chuka Umunna: Only Boris Johnson knows whether he is a racist

He accused Boris Johnson of saying and doing “racist” things, but did not go so far as to call him a racist.

Thursday, November 21, 2019

Thursday, November 21, 2019

Jeremy Corbyn attacks ‘rigged’ system in manifesto launch

Jeremy Corbyn attacks ‘rigged’ system in manifesto launch

He promised to break down a system built by the “rich and powerful” at Labour’s manifesto launch in Birmingham.

Labour to reveal manifesto for ‘real change’

Labour to reveal manifesto for ‘real change’

Jeremy Corbyn will reveal Labour’s manifesto, which is set to include a second Brexit referendum and free broadband for all.

Wednesday, November 20, 2019

Wednesday, November 20, 2019

Dominic Raab defends CCHQ changing Twitter name to 'factcheckuk'

Dominic Raab defends CCHQ changing Twitter name to 'factcheckuk'

Mr Raab said the Tory Party were "rebutting scaremongering" when its press office rebranded its Twitter account as a fact-checking service.

Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn clash over Brexit in TV debate

Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn clash over Brexit in TV debate

The Prime Minister and leader of the opposition went head to head over Brexit and the NHS in the first TV debate of the general election.

Tuesday, November 19, 2019

Tuesday, November 19, 2019

Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn to go head-to-head in TV debate

Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn to go head-to-head in TV debate

The Prime Minister has written a letter to the leader of the opposition ahead of the hour-long showdown, asking him about his Brexit stance.

Monday, November 18, 2019

Monday, November 18, 2019

Corbyn jokes Prime Minister is his 'warm-up act' at CBI event

Corbyn jokes Prime Minister is his 'warm-up act' at CBI event

The Labour leader made the jibe after Boris Johnson's address at the annual Confederation of British Industry conference.

Wednesday, November 13, 2019

Wednesday, November 13, 2019

Michael Gove: PM ‘hit the nail on the head’ with Jeremy Corbyn jibe

Michael Gove: PM ‘hit the nail on the head’ with Jeremy Corbyn jibe

The Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster has defended "onanism" comments that Boris Johnson is set to make about Jeremy Corbyn over Brexit.

Tuesday, November 12, 2019

Tuesday, November 12, 2019

Dominic Grieve: PM is ‘a liar’ and Corbyn would be ‘disastrous’

Dominic Grieve: PM is ‘a liar’ and Corbyn would be ‘disastrous’

Dominic Grieve has labelled Boris Johnson a "liar" but said he will do "everything possible" to stop Jeremy Corbyn becoming Prime Minister.

Labour Party experiences 'sophisticated cyber attack'

Labour Party experiences 'sophisticated cyber attack'

The Labour Party has said that it has experienced a “sophisticated and large scale cyber attack” on its digital platforms.

Monday, November 11, 2019

Monday, November 11, 2019

Armistice Day: Tories and Labour make promises to Armed Forces

Armistice Day: Tories and Labour make promises to Armed Forces

Both the Prime Minister and the Labour leader have pledged to improve support for the Armed Forces if their parties win the election.

Wednesday, November 6, 2019

Wednesday, November 6, 2019

General election: Five-week campaign period begins

General election: Five-week campaign period begins

Today is the first day of the five-week general election campaign period, after Parliament was dissolved in the early hours of this morning.

Tuesday, November 5, 2019

Tuesday, November 5, 2019

Michael Gove: If Diane Abbott can't back a Corbyn deal, how can we?

Michael Gove: If Diane Abbott can't back a Corbyn deal, how can we?

The cabinet minister slated the Labour leader's Brexit policy, joking that it was "as clear as an apology from Vicky Pollard".

Thursday, October 31, 2019

Thursday, October 31, 2019

Legislation to trigger December 12 election becomes law

Legislation to trigger December 12 election becomes law

Legislation triggering an early general election on December 12 has become law after receiving Royal Assent.

Jeremy Corbyn launches 2019 general election campaign

Jeremy Corbyn launches 2019 general election campaign

Jeremy Corbyn criticised “the elite” as he launched Labour's election campaign in his first major speech ahead of the December 12 poll.

Wednesday, October 30, 2019

Wednesday, October 30, 2019

Tories criticised for mocking Jeremy Corbyn’s Grenfell tribute tie

Tories criticised for mocking Jeremy Corbyn’s Grenfell tribute tie

Conservative MPs have been criticised for mocking Jeremy Corbyn's vivid green tie, which he wore in memory of the Grenfell fire victims.

Boris Johnson prepares for ‘tough’ election campaign

Boris Johnson prepares for ‘tough’ election campaign

He warned Conservative MPs against acting complacent, despite the government emerging victorious from a battle over an early election date.

Friday, October 25, 2019

Friday, October 25, 2019

EXCLUSIVE: Tony Blair will 'struggle' to back Labour at election

EXCLUSIVE: Tony Blair will 'struggle' to back Labour at election

In an exclusive interview with talkRADIO, the former PM revealed he was not the "world's greatest supporter" of Jeremy Corbyn.

Friday, October 18, 2019

Friday, October 18, 2019

Dominic Raab: Corbyn wants Britain 'stuck in the mud' on Brexit

Dominic Raab: Corbyn wants Britain 'stuck in the mud' on Brexit

The Foreign Secretary accused the Labour Party of trying to "exploit" Brexit for "political purposes".

Tuesday, October 15, 2019

Tuesday, October 15, 2019

Jeremy Corbyn: Voter ID laws hurt minorities

Jeremy Corbyn: Voter ID laws hurt minorities

He said government plans to demand photo ID at polling stations would “disproportionately” discriminate against ethnic minorities.

Downing Street: PM will stay on even if Queen’s Speech defeated

Downing Street: PM will stay on even if Queen’s Speech defeated

The Prime Minister will not resign even if his agenda set out in the Queen’s Speech is defeated by Parliament.

Monday, October 14, 2019

Monday, October 14, 2019

Jeremy Corbyn: 'Just weeks away' from Labour government

Jeremy Corbyn: 'Just weeks away' from Labour government

The Labour leader has said another Queen's speech could be "just weeks away", but next time laying out the agenda of a Labour government.

Thursday, October 10, 2019

Thursday, October 10, 2019

Jeremy Corbyn accuses PM of ‘using Queen’ for pre-election politics

Jeremy Corbyn accuses PM of ‘using Queen’ for pre-election politics

The Labour leader has labelled Monday's Queen's speech a "cynical stunt" and accused Mr Johnson of using it as a "pre-election broadcast".

Tuesday, September 24, 2019

Tuesday, September 24, 2019

Corbyn speech: Labour leader demands PM's resignation

Corbyn speech: Labour leader demands PM's resignation

Jeremy Corbyn has called for Boris Johnson to resign after the Supreme Court found his decision to suspend Parliament unlawful.

Labour conference cut short after Speaker recalls Parliament

Labour conference cut short after Speaker recalls Parliament

John Bercow has notified party leaders that the House of Commons will sit tomorrow, causing Labour MPs to leave their annual conference early.

Monday, September 23, 2019

Monday, September 23, 2019

John McTernan: Labour conference like a 'throwback to the 1980s'

John McTernan: Labour conference like a 'throwback to the 1980s'

Mr McTernan has said the Labour conference in Brighton is the "most disastrous and badly managed conferences" that he has ever been to..

Labour conference: Corbyn faces showdown over Brexit policy

Labour conference: Corbyn faces showdown over Brexit policy

Labour members will vote on the party's Brexit stance at the party's conference today, with leader Jeremy Corbyn urging a neutral stance.

Friday, September 20, 2019

Friday, September 20, 2019

Jeremy Corbyn 'daunted' at prospect of becoming PM

Jeremy Corbyn 'daunted' at prospect of becoming PM

He said the possibility of becoming the next Prime Minister daunts him, but he was “absolutely” ready to lead the country.

Wednesday, September 18, 2019

Wednesday, September 18, 2019

Damian Green: Political debate in Supreme Court ‘feels wrong’

Damian Green: Political debate in Supreme Court ‘feels wrong’

He feels “uncomfortable” about the Supreme Court having the final say on whether Boris Johnson’s decision to suspend Parliament was lawful.

Corbyn refuses to say whether he would back leave or remain

Corbyn refuses to say whether he would back leave or remain

He said Labour would offer a “sensible” leave option in a Brexit referendum, but he would personally remain neutral during the campaign.

Tuesday, September 10, 2019

Tuesday, September 10, 2019

Jeremy Corbyn warns Boris Johnson a general election ‘is coming’

Jeremy Corbyn warns Boris Johnson a general election ‘is coming’

He said a general election “is coming” but refused to accept the Prime Minister’s terms for a snap poll.

Labour Party ‘failed to act’ on sexual harassment allegations

Labour Party ‘failed to act’ on sexual harassment allegations

Outgoing Labour MP John Mann accused his party of failing to act on issues of sexual harassment “and worse”.

Thursday, September 5, 2019

Thursday, September 5, 2019

Jeremy Corbyn handed ‘big girl’s blouse’ after PM jibe

Jeremy Corbyn handed ‘big girl’s blouse’ after PM jibe

The Labour leader was handed a woman's blouse after the Prime Minister called him a "big girl's blouse" in the Commons yesterday.

Lords pledge to pass Bill opposing no-deal Brexit by Friday

Lords pledge to pass Bill opposing no-deal Brexit by Friday

It promised to complete all stages of an opposition proposal to block a no-deal Brexit by Friday despite fears of a lengthy filibuster.

Wednesday, September 4, 2019

Wednesday, September 4, 2019

PMQs: Time to 'get rid' of Sadiq Khan, says Boris Johnson

PMQs: Time to 'get rid' of Sadiq Khan, says Boris Johnson

The Prime Minister attacked the Mayor of London, accusing him of "squandering" money.

Tuesday, September 3, 2019

Tuesday, September 3, 2019

‘Yellow vest’ protester James Goddard freed after arrest

‘Yellow vest’ protester James Goddard freed after arrest

The pro-Brexit activist has been released without charge after he was arrested outside a Jeremy Corbyn rally.

Monday, September 2, 2019

Monday, September 2, 2019

Tory rebels risk being kicked out for defying Boris Johnson

Tory rebels risk being kicked out for defying Boris Johnson

He warned rebellious MPs they risk losing the whip and being barred from standing for the party if they vote against the government when Parliament returns.

Thursday, August 29, 2019

Thursday, August 29, 2019

Jeremy Corbyn: MPs can stop ‘smash and grab raid’ against democracy

Jeremy Corbyn: MPs can stop ‘smash and grab raid’ against democracy

He pledged to work across party lines to prevent Boris Johnson from suspending Parliament when it returns on Tuesday.

Wednesday, August 28, 2019

Wednesday, August 28, 2019

Brexit: Donald Trump tweets support for Boris Johnson

Brexit: Donald Trump tweets support for Boris Johnson

The US president reaffirmed his backing for Mr Johnson on Twitter just days after the pair met in person at the G7 summit in Biarritz.

Tuesday, August 27, 2019

Tuesday, August 27, 2019

MPs sign declaration against no-deal Brexit

MPs sign declaration against no-deal Brexit

Those who have signed the document, dubbed the Church House Declaration, oppose a no-deal Brexit and pledge to do 'whatever is necessary' to stop it.

Thursday, August 22, 2019

Thursday, August 22, 2019

Jeremy Corbyn takes lead in talkRADIO Brexit poll

Jeremy Corbyn takes lead in talkRADIO Brexit poll

A talkRADIO poll that asks listeners to choose between a Jeremy Corbyn government or a hard Brexit provokes fierce debate.

Wednesday, August 21, 2019

Wednesday, August 21, 2019

Jeremy Corbyn sets date for tactic meeting to stop no-deal Brexit

Jeremy Corbyn sets date for tactic meeting to stop no-deal Brexit

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has invited senior politicians to a meeting aimed at preventing a no deal withdrawal from the EU.

Monday, August 19, 2019

Monday, August 19, 2019

Jeremy Corbyn wastes ‘immense political capital’

Jeremy Corbyn wastes ‘immense political capital’

John McTernan has said Jeremy Corbyn 'did not take his moment' to make a stand on the Brexit debate after the 2017 election.

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