Jeremy Corbyn

Friday, August 9, 2019

Friday, August 9, 2019

Corbyn urges top civil servant to block 'abuse of power' no-deal

Corbyn urges top civil servant to block 'abuse of power' no-deal

The Labour leader has urged a top civil servant to block Boris Johnson from pushing through a no-deal Brexit if an election is called.

Wednesday, August 7, 2019

Wednesday, August 7, 2019

John McDonnell 'making policy on the hoof' with Indyref promise

John McDonnell 'making policy on the hoof' with Indyref promise

Labour's shadow chancellor said his party would not block a second vote on Scottish independence in a bid to get the SNP on side.

Monday, August 5, 2019

Monday, August 5, 2019

Corbyn: Labour will table no confidence vote ‘when we can win’

Corbyn: Labour will table no confidence vote ‘when we can win’

Jeremy Corbyn has said a no confidence vote is on the cards while Boris Johnson says a general election is the "last thing" he wants to do.

Chuka Umunna: Corbyn 'flunked' opportunity to trigger election

Chuka Umunna: Corbyn 'flunked' opportunity to trigger election

The Liberal Democrat MP said the Labour leader had been "appallingly bad" at holding the government to account.

Tuesday, July 30, 2019

Tuesday, July 30, 2019

Jeremy Corbyn attacks Richard Branson over NHS

Jeremy Corbyn attacks Richard Branson over NHS

Jeremy Corbyn has lambasted Sir Richard Branson for claiming that “stuff" does not bring happiness.

Alastair Campbell: Corbyn cannot lead Labour into power

Alastair Campbell: Corbyn cannot lead Labour into power

The former Labour adviser has questioned “where the hell have the Labour Party been” since Boris Johnson took power.

Thursday, July 25, 2019

Thursday, July 25, 2019

Jared O’Mara: Jeremy Corbyn 'constantly snubbed me'

Jared O’Mara: Jeremy Corbyn 'constantly snubbed me'

Former Labour MP Jared O'Mara has accused the party of bullying and said he will be taking time out to deal with mental health issues.

NHS ‘not for sale’ says PM in first Commons clash with Corbyn

NHS ‘not for sale’ says PM in first Commons clash with Corbyn

The Prime Minister addressed the Commons for the first time today and shut down claims that he would trade off the NHS.

Jo Swinson urges Corbyn to launch no-confidence vote in PM

Jo Swinson urges Corbyn to launch no-confidence vote in PM

The Liberal Democrat leader has called on Jeremy Corbyn to table a no-confidence motion in Boris Johnson.

Wednesday, July 24, 2019

Wednesday, July 24, 2019

Kate Hoey open to Boris job offer

Kate Hoey open to Boris job offer

The Labour MP refused to rule out accepting a role from Boris Johnson.

Monday, July 22, 2019

Monday, July 22, 2019

Jeremy Corbyn lays out plans for tackling antisemitism in Labour

Jeremy Corbyn lays out plans for tackling antisemitism in Labour

The Labour leader has set-out measures to speed up the disciplinary process in cases of antisemitism inside the Party.

Friday, July 19, 2019

Friday, July 19, 2019

Labour peer: Party will never win with Corbyn in charge

Labour peer: Party will never win with Corbyn in charge

The former Labour chairman said unless Jeremy Corbyn stands down as leader the party will be “trashed” at the next election.

Wednesday, July 17, 2019

Wednesday, July 17, 2019

Theresa May: 'Antisemitism will be Corbyn's legacy'

Theresa May: 'Antisemitism will be Corbyn's legacy'

The Prime Minister and Jeremy Corbyn clashed over their anti-racism records during a heated House of Commons debate.

Robert Winston: 'Corbyn can resign to prove he's not antisemitic'

Robert Winston: 'Corbyn can resign to prove he's not antisemitic'

The scientist is one of 67 Labour peers who took out a newspaper advert accusing the Labour Party of welcoming everyone “except Jews”.

Labour peers say Jeremy Corbyn ‘fails test of leadership’

Labour peers say Jeremy Corbyn ‘fails test of leadership’

He has allowed a “toxic culture” to divide the Labour movement, according to more than 60 Labour peers who have taken out a newspaper ad.

Tuesday, July 16, 2019

Tuesday, July 16, 2019

Jeremy Corbyn accused of ‘cowardice’ over antisemitism

Jeremy Corbyn accused of ‘cowardice’ over antisemitism

A former Labour adviser has said party leader Jeremy Corbyn’s handling of alleged antisemitism in the party shows “cowardice.”

Labour slams Johnson for ‘baseless political attack’ on Corbyn

Labour slams Johnson for ‘baseless political attack’ on Corbyn

Labour has accused Boris Johnson of launching a “baseless political attack” after he and Jeremy Hunt suggested Jeremy Corbyn is antisemitic.

Thursday, July 11, 2019

Thursday, July 11, 2019

‘We do not believe Labour has the will to stop antisemitism’

‘We do not believe Labour has the will to stop antisemitism’

The Jewish Leadership Council does not “have confidence that the correct action is being taken” on antisemitism allegations within Labour.

Wednesday, July 10, 2019

Wednesday, July 10, 2019

Theresa May accuses Corbyn of 'ignoring antisemitism'

Theresa May accuses Corbyn of 'ignoring antisemitism'

Theresa May said Jeremy Corbyn should start tackling antisemitism allegations inside Labour before he criticises the government.

Tuesday, July 9, 2019

Tuesday, July 9, 2019

Jeremy Corbyn will demand second Brexit referendum

Jeremy Corbyn will demand second Brexit referendum

The Labour leader will put pressure on the next Prime Minister to hold a public vote on whether Britain leaves the EU.

Monday, July 8, 2019

Monday, July 8, 2019

Wes Streeting: 'I'll never be president of the Corbyn fan club'

Wes Streeting: 'I'll never be president of the Corbyn fan club'

The Labour MP is hoping to use his parliamentary privilege to break gagging orders against staff who want to speak out about antisemitism.

Wednesday, July 3, 2019

Wednesday, July 3, 2019

Piers Corbyn: 'My brother Jeremy is not frail in any way'

Piers Corbyn: 'My brother Jeremy is not frail in any way'

The brother of Labour's Jeremy Corbyn has come to his defence, after senior civil servants claimed the politician was "too frail" to be PM.

Monday, July 1, 2019

Monday, July 1, 2019

Theresa May slams ‘unacceptable’ claim Corbyn 'too frail' to lead

Theresa May slams ‘unacceptable’ claim Corbyn 'too frail' to lead

Downing Street has denounced comments by senior civil servants that Jeremy Corbyn is “too frail” to be Prime Minister.

Thursday, June 27, 2019

Thursday, June 27, 2019

Labour MP: Our party ‘can’t have a hierarchy of racism’

Labour MP: Our party ‘can’t have a hierarchy of racism’

Labour MP: Our party ‘can’t have a hierarchy of racism’

A Labour MP has said that the party “can’t have a hierarchy of racism” following Chris Williamson readmission. 

Tom Watson: Chris Williamson should have Labour whip removed

Tom Watson: Chris Williamson should have Labour whip removed

Tom Watson: Chris Williamson should have Labour whip removed

Labour’s deputy leader has called on Jeremy Corbyn to withdraw the whip from Chris Williamson following his readmission to the party.

Wednesday, June 26, 2019

Wednesday, June 26, 2019

Theresa May

Theresa May: 'Corbyn never backs Britain'

Theresa May: 'Corbyn never backs Britain'

In a heated exchange during Prime Minister's Questions, Mrs May said the opposition leader should "never be Prime Minister".

Wednesday, June 19, 2019

Wednesday, June 19, 2019

Labour MPs warn Jeremy Corbyn against backing second Brexit vote

Labour MPs warn Jeremy Corbyn against backing second Brexit vote

A group of 26 Labour MPs said the commitment to a second referendum risks “driving a wedge” between traditional Labour voters and the party.

PMQs uproar after SNP MP declares Boris Johnson ‘racist’

PMQs uproar after SNP MP declares Boris Johnson ‘racist’

The SNP MP has been warned by speaker John Bercow for calling Boris Johnson “racist" during Prime Minister’s Questions.

Monday, June 17, 2019

Monday, June 17, 2019

Tom Watson: 'Our future doesn't need to be Brexit'

Tom Watson: 'Our future doesn't need to be Brexit'

He renewed calls for Labour to back a second referendum, saying "our future doesn't need to be Brexit".

Friday, June 14, 2019

Friday, June 14, 2019

Lord Sugar backs Boris Johnson to stop ‘horrible man Corbyn’

Lord Sugar backs Boris Johnson to stop ‘horrible man Corbyn’

The business leader has thrown his support behind Boris Johnson, saying he has the best chance to beat “horrible man” Jeremy Corbyn.

Tuesday, June 11, 2019

Tuesday, June 11, 2019

Nicky Morgan: 'No-deal Brexit could lead to a Corbyn government'

Nicky Morgan: 'No-deal Brexit could lead to a Corbyn government'

The Treasury Select Committee chair said Jeremy Corbyn could end up in Downing Street if the next Tory leader doesn't pursue a deal with the EU.

Friday, June 7, 2019

Friday, June 7, 2019

Lisa Forbes

Lisa Forbes under fire from Labour colleagues for 'antisemitism'

Lisa Forbes under fire from Labour colleagues for 'antisemitism'

The victory of Labour’s Lisa Forbes in the Peterborough by-election shows “antisemitism is becoming normal in the party”, according to a fellow Labour MP.

Tuesday, June 4, 2019

Tuesday, June 4, 2019

Sadiq Khan Donald Trump

Sadiq Khan: Trump is a ‘poster boy for the far-right'

Sadiq Khan: Trump is a ‘poster boy for the far-right'

Sadiq Khan has said "far-right" leaders looked up to Donald Trump, a day after he was dubbed a “loser” by the US president.

Jeremy Corbyn

Lord Digby Jones: 'Disgusting' for Corbyn to protest against Trump

Lord Digby Jones: 'Disgusting' for Corbyn to protest against Trump

The cross-bench peer slammed the Labour leader for his plans to take part in an anti-Trump protest today.

Monday, June 3, 2019

Monday, June 3, 2019

Jeremy Corbyn to address anti-Trump protests

Jeremy Corbyn to address anti-Trump protests

Jeremy Corbyn to address anti-Trump protests

Jeremy Corbyn will join thousands of protesters on the streets of London on Tuesday as Donald Trump's state visit continues.

Thursday, May 30, 2019

Thursday, May 30, 2019

Brexit briefing: Corbyn calls for MPs to go ‘back to the people’

Brexit briefing: Corbyn calls for MPs to go ‘back to the people’

Brexit briefing: Corbyn calls for MPs to go ‘back to the people’

Jeremy Corbyn said an election or referendum is now the "only way out" of the Brexit crisis following mounting pressure on the Labour leader to back a public vote.

Tuesday, May 28, 2019

Tuesday, May 28, 2019

Ian Blackford Jeremy Corbyn

SNP’s Ian Blackford: 'Work with us, Corbyn'

SNP’s Ian Blackford: 'Work with us, Corbyn'

The SNP's Westminster leader called for the Labour leader to work alongside his party and call for a second referendum.

Dame Margaret Hodge brands Labour antisemitism probe 'depressing'

Dame Margaret Hodge brands Labour antisemitism probe 'depressing'

A human rights watchdog has launched a formal investigation into whether the Labour Party "unlawfully discriminated against, harassed or victimised people because they are Jewish".

Vince Cable: Labour-Lib Dem pact ‘completely inconceivable’

Vince Cable: Labour-Lib Dem pact ‘inconceivable’

Vince Cable: Labour-Lib Dem pact ‘inconceivable’

The Liberal Democrat leader has said that a coalition between his party and Labour is “completely inconceivable” while Jeremy Corbyn is still leader.

Thursday, May 23, 2019

Thursday, May 23, 2019

Kate Hoey: Jeremy Corbyn is ‘outnumbered’ by anti-Brexit MPs

Kate Hoey: Jeremy Corbyn is ‘outnumbered’ by anti-Brexit MPs

Kate Hoey: Jeremy Corbyn is ‘outnumbered’ by anti-Brexit MPs

Brexiteer MP Kate Hoey has said that she “still defends” Jeremy Corbyn because he is “outnumbered” by Remain-supporting MPs within the Labour Party.

Wednesday, May 22, 2019

Wednesday, May 22, 2019

Theresa May

Brexit briefing: 'Back my deal' May urges Corbyn

Brexit briefing: 'Back my deal' May urges Corbyn

Theresa May has urged the Labour leader to compromise and back her Brexit deal after the proposals received a hostile response from critics on her own side.

Friday, May 17, 2019

Friday, May 17, 2019

Andrew Bridgen brands Theresa May ‘isolated beleaguered PM’

Andrew Bridgen brands Theresa May ‘isolated beleaguered PM’

Andrew Bridgen brands Theresa May ‘isolated beleaguered PM’

Theresa May has been described as an “isolated beleaguered Prime Minister” by Brexiteer MP Andrew Bridgen.

Wednesday, May 1, 2019

Wednesday, May 1, 2019

Corbyn accuses May of ‘completely failing’ to tackle ‘injustices’

Corbyn slams PM for 'completely failing' to tackle 'injustices'

Corbyn slams PM for 'completely failing' to tackle 'injustices'

The Labour leader accused Theresa May’s government of “completely failing” to tackle “burning injustices” during a heated Prime Minister's Questions.

Corbyn criticised for endorsing book claiming jews control banks

Corbyn criticised for endorsing book claiming Jews control banks

Corbyn criticised for endorsing book claiming Jews control banks

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has come under fire after it emerged that he wrote a foreword to book which argued that banks and newspapers were controlled by Jews.

Tuesday, April 30, 2019

Tuesday, April 30, 2019

Kate Hoey: Labour to end up with ‘carefully crafted Brexit fudge’

Kate Hoey: Labour to end up with ‘carefully crafted Brexit fudge’

Kate Hoey: Labour to end up with ‘carefully crafted Brexit fudge’

Brexiteer Kate Hoey has said that the Labour Party will end up with a “carefully crafted fudge” on the issue of Brexit if they try to keep all sides of the party happy.

Monday, April 29, 2019

Monday, April 29, 2019

Jeremy Corbyn: 'Disturbing' to ask rape victims to hand over phones

Jeremy Corbyn: 'Disturbing' to ask rape victims to hand over phones

The Labour leader said the move would allow more rapists to "get away with it".

Saturday, April 27, 2019

Saturday, April 27, 2019

Emily Thornberry brands Donald Trump 'threat to world order'

Emily Thornberry brands Donald Trump 'threat to world order'

The US president is a "threat to our world order" and does not deserve a state visit, shadow foreign secretary Emily Thornberry has said.

Wednesday, April 24, 2019

Wednesday, April 24, 2019

May and Corbyn miss PMQs to attend journalist’s funeral

May and Corbyn miss PMQs to attend journalist’s funeral

May and Corbyn miss PMQs to attend journalist’s funeral

Theresa May and Jeremy Corbyn have missed Prime Minister’s Questions to attend the funeral of Lyra McKee who was killed during gunfire in Northern Ireland.

Tuesday, April 23, 2019

Tuesday, April 23, 2019

PM ‘empty-chaired’ as teenage climate activist meets party leaders

PM ‘empty-chaired’ as teenage climate activist meets party leaders

PM ‘empty-chaired’ as teenage climate activist meets party leaders

Theresa May has been "empty-chaired" by organisers of a politicians' round-table with the Swedish teenager behind a global wave of youth climate change protests.

Wednesday, April 17, 2019

Wednesday, April 17, 2019

Jeremy Corbyn

Statue resembling Jeremy Corbyn moved after surge in popularity

Statue resembling Jeremy Corbyn moved after surge in popularity

A 10ft statue has been moved from a North Yorkshire beauty spot after a surge in visitors who spotted its resemblance to Jeremy Corbyn.

Richard Burgon ‘willingly lied’ over Zionist comments

Labour MP Richard Burgon ‘willingly lied’ over Zionism comments

Labour MP Richard Burgon ‘willingly lied’ over Zionism comments

The Editor of the Jewish Chronicle has accused the shadow cabinet minister of “willingly lying” after he denied he had said Zionism was “the enemy of peace”.

Thursday, April 11, 2019

Thursday, April 11, 2019

Sammy Wilson: Changing leader could give different Brexit outcome

Sammy Wilson: New PM could provide different Brexit outcome

Sammy Wilson: New PM could provide different Brexit outcome

The DUP's Brexit spokesman has said that a change in prime minister could provide a “different outcome” in the EU negotiations.

Tuesday, April 9, 2019

Tuesday, April 9, 2019

Brexit briefing: Theresa May to meet Merkel and Macron in push for A50 extension

Brexit briefing: PM to meet Merkel and Macron in push for A50 extension

Brexit briefing: PM to meet Merkel and Macron in push for A50 extension

The prime minister is to visit Berlin and Paris for Brexit talks as she seeks support for a further Article 50 extension.

Monday, April 8, 2019

Monday, April 8, 2019

Jeremy Corbyn offers gardening tips to US politician

Jeremy Corbyn offers gardening tips to US politician

Jeremy Corbyn offers gardening tips to US politician

Jeremy Corbyn has offered gardening tips to US politician Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez.

Jeremy Corbyn branded ‘unfit’ to be PM by Jewish Labour movement

Jeremy Corbyn branded ‘unfit’ to be PM by Jewish Labour Movement

Jeremy Corbyn branded ‘unfit’ to be PM by Jewish Labour Movement

The Jewish Labour Movement (JLM) has said it has no confidence in Jeremy Corbyn's leadership following the anti-semitism allegations in the party.

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