Tom Watson

Tuesday, April 2, 2019

Tuesday, April 2, 2019

Tommy Robinson faces new restrictions on YouTube videos

YouTube places 'warnings' on Tommy Robinson's videos

YouTube places 'warnings' on Tommy Robinson's videos

YouTube has clamped down on Tommy Robinson by putting a number of restrictions on his account, but stopped short of banning the activist completely.

Tuesday, March 12, 2019

Tuesday, March 12, 2019

Tom Watson

Labour must restore 'tolerance' or face split, warns Tom Watson

Labour must restore 'tolerance' or face split, warns Tom Watson

Labour deputy leader Tom Watson has said the party must restore “pluralism and tolerance” or risk the biggest schism in its history.

Friday, March 8, 2019

Friday, March 8, 2019

Commission findings are ‘a damning indictment of Labour’

Commission findings are ‘a damning indictment of Labour’

Commission findings are ‘a damning indictment of Labour’

The chair of the Campaign Against Anti-semitism has said that the Labour party is “unlawfully discriminated against people because of their ethnicity and religious beliefs”, was a “damning indictment”.

Thursday, March 7, 2019

Thursday, March 7, 2019

Jeremy Wright: YouTube must ‘reconsider’ hosting Tommy Robinson videos

Culture Secretary: YouTube should ‘reconsider’ hosting Tommy Robinson videos

Culture Secretary: YouTube should ‘reconsider’ hosting Tommy Robinson videos

Culture Secretary Jeremy Wright has urged YouTube to "reconsider their judgment" over hosting Tommy Robinson videos after Labour deputy leader Tom Watson called for them to be removed.

Wednesday, March 6, 2019

Wednesday, March 6, 2019

MP who quit Labour announces birth of son

MP who quit Labour announces birth of son

MP who quit Labour announces birth of son

Independent Group MP Luciana Berger has announced the birth of her second child.

Monday, March 4, 2019

Monday, March 4, 2019

Tom Watson demands YouTube ban Tommy Robinson

Tom Watson demands YouTube ban Tommy Robinson

Tom Watson demands YouTube ban Tommy Robinson

The deputy Labour leader has called for Tommy Robinson to be removed from YouTube, following his ban from Facebook.

Monday, November 19, 2018

Monday, November 19, 2018

MPs react to water cannons sold at £300k loss

MPs react to water cannons sold at £300k loss

MPs react to water cannons sold at £300k loss

Members of Parliament have taken to social media over the news that Mayor of London Sadiq Khan has sold water cannons bought when Boris Johnson was in the position for a £300k loss.

Wednesday, September 26, 2018

Wednesday, September 26, 2018

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

Thursday, September 20, 2018

Thursday, September 20, 2018

My family was destroyed by gambling, warns campaigner

My family was destroyed by gambling, warns campaigner

My family was destroyed by gambling, warns campaigner

Adam Bradford has said that his family “was destroyed” by gambling after his dad went to prison after hiding a gambling addiction for 30 years.

Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Tom Watson reveals his Type 2 diabetes is in 'remission' after lifestyle change

Tom Watson reveals his Type 2 diabetes is in 'remission' after lifestyle change

Labour's deputy has lost more than seven stone and reversed his condition.

Thursday, September 6, 2018

Thursday, September 6, 2018

Labour demand investigation into Russian interference in the EU referendum

Labour demand investigation into Russian interference in the EU referendum

Labour demand investigation into Russian interference in the EU referendum

The Labour Party has demanded a US-style investigation involving the security services should examine Russian interference in the 2016 EU referendum.

Thursday, August 23, 2018

Thursday, August 23, 2018

Ella Whelan: Jeremy Corbyn a 'hypocrite' for wanting press reform when Labour took donations from Max Mosley

Ella Whelan: Jeremy Corbyn a 'hypocrite' for wanting press reform when Labour took donations from Max Mosley

Ella Whelan: Jeremy Corbyn a 'hypocrite' for wanting press reform

Jeremy Corbyn made a speech at the Edinburgh TV festival detailing reforms he'd like to see made in British media

Friday, March 2, 2018

Friday, March 2, 2018

Max Mosley faces fresh scrutiny but maintains he had nothing to do with 1961 document

'Tom Watson must return money to Max Mosley if police investigation shows F1 tycoon has case to answer'

'Tom Watson must return money to Max Mosley if F1 tycoon has case to answer'

Mosley faces fresh investigation after discovery of racist leaflet which casts doubt on evidence he gave High Court in 2008

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

Tuesday, October 17, 2017

Tuesday, October 17, 2017

Deputy Labour leader Tom Watson on hunger strike with Guantanamo Bay prisoners

Deputy Labour leader Tom Watson on hunger strike with Guantanamo Bay prisoners

Labour's Tom Watson on hunger strike with Guantanamo Bay prisoners

Tom Watson has called on Theresa May to help save the lives of the prisoners who are reportedly no longer being force-fed

Friday, April 7, 2017

Friday, April 7, 2017

Labour split as Jeremy Corbyn and Tom Watson take opposing sides about US Syria airstrike

Labour split on Syria strikes as Jeremy Corbyn and Tom Watson take opposing sides

Labour split on Syria strikes as Corbyn and Watson take opposing sides

The leader and deputy leader of the Labour Party have taken opposite sides of the debate

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

'The root of Labour's current problems is Tony Blair's leadership', says Ken Livingstone

Labour crisis: Momentum is only trying to right the wrongs of Tony Blair, says Ken Livingstone

Momentum is only trying to right the wrongs of Tony Blair, says Ken Livingstone

Ken Livingstone also believes it's hysterical nonsense to say Momentum are plotting against Labour and thinks all they want is democratic structures

'Labour isn't in tune with the aspirations of the country and will lose the next general election', says former political advisor

Former Blair advisor says Labour are 'further from power than any point in my lifetime' under Corbyn

Labour 'further from power than any point in my lifetime', says ex-Blair aide

Matthew Doyle claims Labour MPs are trying to work out how to remove Jeremy Corbyn as leader before the next general election

Unite's Len McCluskey fires back at Tom Watson MP, denies takeover allegations

Unite's Len McCluskey fires back at Tom Watson MP, denies Labour coup claims

Unite's Len McCluskey fires back at Tom Watson MP, denies Labour coup claims

The boss of the union has denied plans to join with Momentum to take over the Labour Party

Monday, March 20, 2017

Monday, March 20, 2017

Jon Lansman has been planning a formal alliance with Unite and its leader Len McCluskey

Momentum hit back at Unite coup claims: 'We can't even cough without being accused of sinister plotting'

Momentum hits back: 'We can't even cough without being accused of plotting'

Organiser Rachel Godfrey Wood says Tom Watson's criticism is 'laughable' and party's current mess 'is because of them, not us'

Kezia Dugdale on alleged Momentum-Unite pact: 'It seems very much off the agenda but would have to stop in election period'

Scottish Labour leader Kezia Dugdale backs Jeremy Corbyn despite Momentum plot claims

Scottish Labour leader backs Corbyn despite Momentum plot claims

The Scottish Labour Leader spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about the reported Unite-Momentum pact.

Labour in chaos after Corbyn supporters Momentum are accused of plotting party takeover with Unite

Labour in chaos as Corbyn deputy says Momentum coup plans 'have to be stopped'

Labour in chaos as Corbyn deputy says Momentum coup plans 'have to be stopped'

The Corbyn-supporting group, led by Jon Lansman, was revealed to be planning to link with the union, which led to a public row

Monday, January 30, 2017

Monday, January 30, 2017

Labour MPs who quit over the Article 50 vote could be welcomed back to the party within months

Corbyn could welcome back Article 50 Labour rebels within months

Corbyn could welcome back Article 50 Labour rebels within months

MPs who leave Labour's shadow cabinet over the Article 50 vote could be welcomed back within months, it is claimed

Tuesday, September 20, 2016

Tuesday, September 20, 2016

'Jeremy Corbyn has started a whole campaign towards winning the next general election', says Labour councillor

'Labour leadership contest will help Jeremy Corbyn win general election'

'Labour leadership contest will help Jeremy Corbyn win general election'

Councillor Claudia Webbe says leadership challenge has enabled Corbyn to connect with the public and build support

Monday, September 12, 2016

Monday, September 12, 2016

Monday, August 15, 2016

Monday, August 15, 2016

'A new phase of the war against Corbyn' - George Galloway's monologue on the Labour leadership

‘It’s war on Corbyn’: George Galloway hits out at Labour Party after Tom Watson declined to appear

‘It’s war on Corbyn’: George Galloway hits out at Labour Party

George Galloway opened his show with a fiery monologue on the Labour leadership

Wednesday, August 10, 2016

Wednesday, August 10, 2016

Tom Watson's comments are 'not as hostile as some are making out', says Momentum steering committee member

Labour Leadership: Corbyn camp hit back at Tom Watson's 'Trotskyite' claims

Labour Leadership: Corbyn camp hit back at Tom Watson's 'Trotskyite' claims

Supporters of the under-fire leader dismiss suggestions from the party's deputy-head that they "don't have the best interests of the party at heart" as the battle to control Labour heats up…