Yvette Cooper

Wednesday, April 24, 2019

Wednesday, April 24, 2019

Social media ‘a cesspit’, says Labour MP

Social media ‘a cesspit’, says Labour MP

Social media ‘a cesspit’, says Labour MP

Social media sites are "a cesspit" and systems to monitor offensive content are not working, an MP has claimed.

Tuesday, April 9, 2019

Tuesday, April 9, 2019

Man admits sending threatening messages to MPs

Man admits sending threatening messages to MPs

A 51-year-old man has admitted sending threatening messages to MPs including former cabinet minister Nicky Morgan and Labour's Yvette Cooper.

Cooper bill receives royal assent becoming law

Cooper bill to extend Article 50 becomes law

Cooper bill to extend Article 50 becomes law

The bill put forward by Labour MP Yvette Cooper to extend Article 50 in a bid to avoid a no-deal Brexit has received royal assent and become law.

Thursday, April 4, 2019

Thursday, April 4, 2019

Brexit briefing: Bill to further delay Brexit clears Commons by one vote

Brexit briefing: Bill to further delay Brexit clears Commons by one vote

Brexit briefing: Bill to further delay Brexit clears Commons by one vote

Proposals to further delay the date of Brexit have moved closer to becoming law after they passed through the Commons by one vote.

Tuesday, April 2, 2019

Tuesday, April 2, 2019

Brexit

MPs put forward bill to block no-deal Brexit

MPs put forward bill to block no-deal Brexit

A cross-party group of MPs are preparing to put forward a bill which will prevent the UK leaving the EU without a deal.

Tuesday, January 29, 2019

Tuesday, January 29, 2019

What do the amendments being tabled mean for Brexit?

Brexit deal amendments: What are MPs voting on?

Brexit deal amendments: What are MPs voting on?

Speaker Bercow has chosen seven motions to be voted on during the key Brexit vote on Tuesday night. Here's your guide to what they all mean.

Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Dr Liam Fox: Yvette Cooper’s amendment ‘would have profound constitutional changes’

Dr Liam Fox: Yvette Cooper’s amendment ‘would have profound constitutional changes’

Liam Fox: Yvette Cooper’s amendment ‘would have profound constitutional changes'

International Trade Secretary Liam Fox has said that an amendment proposed by Labour’s Yvette Cooper would have “profound constitutional changes” to the UK.

Thursday, January 17, 2019

Thursday, January 17, 2019

Jeremy Corbyn urges Labour MPs not to 'engage' with Theresa May about Brexit

Jeremy Corbyn urges Labour MPs not to 'engage' with Theresa May about Brexit

Jeremy Corbyn urges Labour MPs not to 'engage' with Theresa May about Brexit

Jeremy Corbyn has written to MPs urging them not to engage with the government until a no deal Brexit is ruled out

Tuesday, January 8, 2019

Tuesday, January 8, 2019

Theresa May suffers defeat to no-deal Brexit powers as MPs vote to pass amendment on Finance Bill

Theresa May suffers defeat to no-deal Brexit powers as MPs vote to pass amendment on Finance Bill

Theresa May suffers defeat as MPs vote to pass amendment on Finance Bill

Prime Minister Theresa May has suffered a defeat in the House of Commons on Tuesday afternoon over the government’s no-deal Brexit powers, as MPs vote in favour of amendment to Finance Bill.

Monday, October 22, 2018

Monday, October 22, 2018

Senior MPs condemn ‘violent’ language used against Theresa May

Senior MPs condemn ‘violent’ language used against Theresa May

Senior MPs condemn ‘violent’ language used against Theresa May

Senior politicians have challenged the use of violent imagery by some Conservative MPs as they attack Theresa May over her Brexit proposals.

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Study finds Taliban and neo-Nazi content remains on YouTube after being flagged

Study finds Taliban and neo-Nazi content still on YouTube despite being flagged

Study finds Taliban and neo-Nazi content still on YouTube despite being flagged

Yvette Cooper, who commissioned the report by The Henry Jackson Society, said this was 'unacceptable'

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Man who intervened to try to save Jo Cox MP dies

Bernard Kenny: Pensioner who tried to save Jo Cox from killer Thomas Mair dies

Pensioner who tried to save Jo Cox dies after cancer battle

Bernard Kenny, the pensioner who attempted to stop Thomas Mair from killing the MP, is being hailed as a hero

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

'Absolute brilliance' - Yvette Cooper steals the show at PMQs

'Absolute brilliance' - Yvette Cooper steals the show at PMQs

Yvette Cooper hailed as 'absolutely brilliant' for hammering Theresa May at PMQs

The MP for Pontefract and Castleford asked Theresa May: 'Isn't the truth we can't believe a word she says?'

Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Wednesday, March 15, 2017

PMQs: Jeremy Corbyn blasted for missing open goal over Government's National Insurance U-turn

PMQs: Jeremy Corbyn blasted for 'missing open goal' on Government NI U-turn

PMQs: Jeremy Corbyn blasted for missing open goal over Government NI U-turn

Jeremy Corbyn has been mocked on Twitter after he didn't capitalise on the Government's U-turn on National Insurance during PMQs, instead talking about schools funding and social care

Monday, May 16, 2016

Monday, May 16, 2016

Brexit: Yvette Cooper slams the idea of Nigel Farage being a 'champion for the little guy'

Brexit: Yvette Cooper slams the idea of Nigel Farage being a 'champion for the little guy'

Brexit: Cooper slams idea of Farage being a 'champion for the little guy'

Labour MP for Pontefract and Castleford believes no one will take his EU comments on board