Labour Conference

Tuesday, September 24, 2019

Tuesday, September 24, 2019

Labour conference jubilant after Supreme Court ruling

Labour conference jubilant after Supreme Court ruling

Delegates hugged each other as news of the ruling reached the Brighton-based conference.

Monday, September 23, 2019

Monday, September 23, 2019

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.

Wednesday, October 3, 2018

Wednesday, October 3, 2018

Opinion: Julia Hartley-Brewer's 'safe space' joke got her banned from next year's Labour conference. But nothing should be above poking fun at

Opinion: Julia Hartley-Brewer's 'safe space' joke got her banned from next year's Labour conference. But nothing should be above poking fun at

Opinion: Nothing should be above poking fun at, even safe spaces

Julia Hartley-Brewer has been banned from next year's Labour party conference for making a joke online about safe spaces

Wednesday, September 26, 2018

Wednesday, September 26, 2018

Jeremy Corbyn responds to post-conference rail disruption: 'We need public ownership of railways'

Jeremy Corbyn responds to post-conference rail disruption: 'We need public ownership of railways'

Jeremy Corbyn responds to post-conference rail disruption

Jeremy Corbyn took the opportunity to tweet about nationalising the railways when Virgin Trains services were disrupted after Labour conference

Tom Watson: Laura Smith got 'carried away' calling for a general strike

Tom Watson: Laura Smith got 'carried away' calling for a general strike

Deputy Labour leader Tom Watson said MP Laura Smith got 'carried away' when she called for a general strike to unseat the Conservatives

Liverpool's Bongo's Bingo a draw for Jeremy Corbyn supporters before the Labour leader visited

Liverpool's Bongo's Bingo a draw for Jeremy Corbyn supporters before the Labour leader visited

Bongo's Bingo a draw for Corbyn supporters before Labour leader's visit

Jeremy Corbyn appeared at Liverpool's Bongo's Bingo during the Labour conference, but it's not the first time his supporters have been at the event

Richard Burgon

Shadow justice secretary defends giving standing ovation for speech calling for a general strike

Richard Burgon defends standing ovation for speech calling for a general strike

In an interview with talkRADIO's Ross Kempsell, the shadow justice secretary defended giving a standing ovation for a speech by Laura Smith calling for a general strike.

Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Union leader set his alarm early so he could hate Margaret Thatcher for longer

Union leader set his alarm early so he could hate Margaret Thatcher for longer

A senior union leader has said he hated former Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher so much he set his alarm clock an hour earlier so he could “hate her for an hour longer” each day.

Wes Streeting: 'Brexit is going to look very different to what was promised - let people vote on the deal'

Wes Streeting: 'Brexit is going to look very different to what was promised - let people vote on the deal'

Wes Streeting: 'Brexit is going to look very different to what was promised'

Wes Streeting MP tells Julia Hartley-Brewer that he backs a referendum on the final Brexit deal

Monday, September 24, 2018

Monday, September 24, 2018

Labour policies 'not breaking through' enough to threaten Theresa May, says Katie Perrior

Labour policies 'not breaking through' enough to threaten Theresa May, says Katie Perrior

Labour policies 'not breaking through' enough to threaten Theresa May

Katie Perrior, a former adviser to Theresa May, said Labour did not appear to pose a threat to the Prime Minister despite unveiling their latest policies at conference

Labour announces plans to nationalise water industry and oust high-salaried bosses

Labour announces plans to nationalise water industry and oust high-salaried bosses

Labour plans to nationalise water industry and oust high-salaried bosses

Shadow Chancellor John McDonnell revealed plans to return the water industry to public ownership and re-advertise executive roles on reduced salaries

Labour Conference: What's Labour's position on Brexit and what new taxes are planned for homeowners?

Labour Conference: What's Labour's position on Brexit and what new taxes are planned for homeowners?

Labour Conference: What are the policies announced so far?

Some of the key policies Labour has covered at its annual conference so far include a second home tax, alcohol care, and a preference for a general election over a second Brexit referendum

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

Tuesday, September 27, 2016

Tuesday, September 27, 2016

'Thank goodness the US presidential debate overshadowed the Labour conference', says leading journalist

'Thank God the Trump-Clinton debate overshadowed Jeremy Corbyn and John McDonnell'

'Thank God the Trump-Clinton debate overshadowed Corbyn and Labour'

Tom Harris believes John McDonnell wants to oust Jeremy Corbyn as Labour leader, and suggested the last thing the party needs is for people to focusing on its 'slow-motion car crash'

Monday, September 26, 2016

Monday, September 26, 2016

Fracking: 'We're on a pathway to a world in which there are no emissions going up that are then taken down', says shadow energy secretary

Jeremy Corbyn ally Barry Gardiner calls for unity and vows to ban fracking

Jeremy Corbyn ally Barry Gardiner calls for unity and vows to ban fracking

The shadow energy secretary Barry Gardiner repeated his call for fracking to be banned, saying it throws up manifold environmental issues