Lyn Brown

Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Diane Abbott says type 2 diabetes was the reason she took break from election campaigning

Diane Abbott reveals she is suffering from type 2 diabetes

Diane Abbott reveals she is suffering from type 2 diabetes

Diane Abbott has said she hadn't eaten enough food when publicly appearing in the election campaign and that had affected her blood sugar levels

Wednesday, June 7, 2017

Wednesday, June 7, 2017

Diane Abbott says she'll 'rejoin the fray soon' after being replaced as shadow home secretary

Diane Abbott says she'll 'rejoin the fray soon'

The shadow home secretary was replaced by Lyn Brown today as she recovers from illness

LISTEN: Labour's Barry Gardiner on Diane Abbott's 'long term illness' and 'feisty' Lyn Brown

LISTEN AGAIN: Labour's Barry Gardiner on Diane Abbott's 'long-term illness' and 'feisty' Lyn Brown

LISTEN: Labour's Barry Gardiner on Diane Abbott's illness and 'feisty' Lyn Brown

Barry Gardiner tells Julia Hartley-Brewer he hopes Diane Abbott is getting appropriate treatment and that she’s feeling better

Labour's international trade spokesperson Barry Gardiner has said Diane Abbott has a serious long term illness and replacement Lyn Brown is a feisty admiral plucky woman.  Diane Abbott has stood down as shadow home secretary due to ill health and Labour's shadow minister for policing Lyn Brown will be taking over.  Gardiner told Julia Hartley-Brewer: "Let me say that I think Diane is clearly not well, and I understand that it’s a condition which has been diagnosed and is long term and I think anybody who’s

'Lyn Brown is one of the most feisty, admirable, plucky women that I know', says Corbyn ally Barry Gardiner

Corbyn ally praises 'feisty, admirable, plucky' Lyn Brown

Labour's Barry Gardiner tells Julia Hartley-Brewer that new shadow home secretary Lyn Brown fights hardest for people at the bottom of the pile

Labour's Barry Gardiner says his understanding is that Diane Abbott has a serious long term illness

Corbyn ally Barry Gardiner: 'Diane Abbott has a long-term illness... but I'm not sure what it is'

Corbyn ally: 'Diane Abbott has a long-term illness... but I'm not sure what'

Barry Gardiner says Abbott has been diagnosed but he's not sure what with.

Diane Abbott replaced by Lyn Brown as shadow home secretary

Diane Abbott replaced by Lyn Brown as shadow home secretary

Diane Abbott replaced by Lyn Brown as shadow home secretary

Labour makes change at 11th hour to cover Abbott's 'ill health'