An 80-year-old Christmas tree has been lit up in London's Trafalgar Square in a special ceremony.
Columnist Afua Hirsch says the darker side of history is being swept under the carpet
Corbyn spoke at a rally attended by proscribed group Al-Mujahiroun in 2002
Diane Abbott struggled to explain how Labour plans to fund its policy of putting 10,000 more police officers on the streets
Today Olympians and Paralympians took to the streets in Trafalgar Square to celebrate their success in the Rio Olympic Games, with huge crowds turning out to watch