Keir Starmer nominated for Labour leadership by Usdaw union in major blow to Jess Phillips Shadow Brexit secretary is first hopeful to make it onto final ballot paper in race to succeed Jeremy Corbyn Independent - Published 17 hours ago
John Bercow could be blocked from peerage unless he joins Labour By convention, Jeremy Corbyn can only nominate representatives of his own party to House of Lords Independent - Published 22 hours ago
Labour leadership candidates vie for support at Liverpool hustings
Contenders in the race to replace Jeremy Corbyn as Labour leader have called for unity despite jostling for position in the first hustings of the campaign. The event in Liverpool saw the major..
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PM insists Government will get NHS waiting lists down
Boris Johnson has conceded NHS waiting times are “unacceptable” in the face of demands from Jeremy Corbyn for action to help patients. The Prime Minister outlined spending pledges made by the..
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Corbyn and Johnson clash over NHS spending at PMQs
Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn today attacked the Government for NHS A&E waiting times and missed cancer treatment targets. Responding to the criticism Prime Minister Boris Johnson joked that Mr Corbyn..
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Lisa Nandy launches campaign for Labour leadership
Labour leadership hopeful Lisa Nandy has said a "red bridge" uniting support across different wings and regions must be built to prevent the party's demise, as she launched her campaign to succeed..
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Sir Keir Starmer launches Labour leadership bid
Labour leadership contender Sir Keir Starmer has vowed to lead the fight to stamp out anti-Semitism in the party if he wins the race to succeed Jeremy Corbyn. The shadow Brexit secretary, who is..
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Jeremy Corbyn: There's no excuse for shooting down Ukrainian plane
Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has told a rally that the shooting down of a passenger plane in Tehran was an "appalling act" for which there can be "no excuses". Addressing a "no war with Iran" protest in..
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Corbyn: 'No excuses' for shooting down of Ukrainian plane
Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has told the 'no war on Iran' rally in central London that the shooting down of a passenger plane in Tehran was an "appalling act" for which there can be "no excuses"...
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Unison backs Sir Keir Starmer in Labour leadership bid
Labour leadership candidate Sir Keir Starmer is welcomed to Unison headquarters in London by General Secretary Dave Prentice after the union declared its support for him. The early front-runner met..
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Emily Thornberry rates Jeremy Corbyn's leadership
Shadow foreign secretary Emily Thornberry has rated Jeremy Corbyn's leadership in marks out of 10. The Labour leadership candidate said in relation to anti-Semitism, Mr Corbyn receives a 2/10 and for..
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'Legality' of Soleimani killing is not UK's role: Johnson
Britain's Labour party grillied Prime Minister Boris Johnson over his handling of the Iran crisis. In parliament, Johnson told Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn that allegations he let a potential U.S.-UK..
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Johnson: We are trying 'to dial this thing down'
Boris Johnson has said that his government are trying to "dial this thing down" as he spoke in parliament about the ongoing crisis in the Middle East. His comment came after Jeremy Corbyn accused the..
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Corbyn: US attack 'surely illegal'
Jeremy Corbyn has asked what evidence Boris Johnson has that the killing of General Qasem Soleimani "was not illegal act". The prime minister responded that the "strict issue of legality" is "not for..
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Jeremy Corbyn 'looking forward' to Labour leadership vote
Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn says he is looking forward to the leadership vote, adding he is "proud" of the party and the dedication of its membership.
He adds candidate Rebecca Long-Bailey - who..
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Rebecca Long-Bailey: Corbyn's leadership was a 10/10
Labour leadership candidate Rebecca Long-Bailey rates Jeremy Corbyn's leadership a 10 out of 10, describing him as "one of the most honest, kind, principled" politicians she's ever met. Report by..
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Rebecca Long-Bailey launches Labour leadership bid
Rebecca Long-Bailey says all candidates for the Labour leadership need to set out a "positive vision" for the future, as well as being able to unify the party and country.
Ms Long-Bailey is the..
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Corbyn arrives at Labour HQ for leadership talks
Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn arrives at the party's headquarters for a National Executive Committee meeting on the leadership contest.
The NEC is due to decide details for electing Mr Corbyn's..
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Who's running for Labour leader?
Take a look at who the contenders are for replacing Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn.
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Jess Phillips expected to launch Labour leadership bid
Labour MP Jess Phillips is poised to announce her candidacy in the race to succeed Jeremy Corbyn as party leader. The outspoken backbencher is expected to confirm on Friday evening her widely..
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UK's Johnson finally gets his Brexit deal
Prime Minister Boris Johnson won approval for his Brexit deal in parliament on Friday, the first step towards fulfilling his election pledge to deliver Britain's departure from the European Union by..
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The Queen unveils bolstered Boris's plan for Britain
Queen Elizabeth formally reopened parliament on Thursday, setting out the government's legislative agenda with Brexit and the NHS the top priorities. David Doyle reports.
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Jeremy Corbyn leaves his home on morning of Queen's Speech
Outgoing Labour leader, Jeremy Corbyn, leaves his North London home this morning ahead of today's Queen's Speech. Report by Woodsli. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on..
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Corbyn faces backlash over plans to hand peerages to John Bercow and his former chief of staff Decision to nominate Ms Murphy prompts fresh antisemitism row Independent - Published 2 days ago
Labour leadership: Keir Starmer cements early lead over rival Rebecca Long-Bailey ahead of first hustings Five candidates to succeed Jeremy Corbyn will battle it out at event in Liverpool Independent - Published 4 days ago Labour leadership: Starmer won't make rival Long-Bailey shadow chancellor if he wins, ally predicts Front-runners in race to succeed Jeremy Corbyn are both calling for party unity Independent - Published 4 days ago
Labour leadership: Momentum officially endorses Rebecca Long-Bailey to succeed Jeremy Corbyn Rebecca Long-Bailey's campaign for the Labour leadership has received a major boost as the left-wing campaign group Momentum announced it was officially endorsing her bid to succeed Jeremy Corbyn. Independent - Published 5 days ago
Corbyn allies rail against Remainer southern members as battle for soul of Labour intensifies Labour must be 'rebalanced' if it hopes to rebuild its fortunes, say Jon Trickett and Ian Lavery Independent - Published 5 days ago
Jeremy Corbyn criticises 'racial undertones' in media coverage of Meghan Markle 'He obviously understands how press intrusion can have a negative impact on people and their private lives,' says Corbyn's spokesperson Independent - Published 6 days ago How to vote for next Labour leader and when the deadline to register is Five contenders vying to replace Jeremy Corbyn remain in the race after MPs' nominations close Independent - Published 1 week ago
Who wants to replace UK's defeated Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn? Britain's opposition Labour Party will elect a new leader after veteran socialist Jeremy Corbyn said he would step down following his party's election defeat by Prime Minister Boris Johnson's.. Reuters - Published 1 week ago
Labour leadership: 'Tough old bird' Emily Thornberry says she will make it through to next round Contenders to succeed Jeremy Corbyn need backing of 22 party MPs or MEPs by Monday to stay in the race Independent - Published 1 week ago
Corbyn name 'toxified' popular Labour policies in general election campaign, poll suggests Survey participants say party should ditch leader's agenda, even though they like his policies Independent - Published 1 week ago
Labour leadership: Jess Phillips says she is 'bold' choice who can win 'war against Boris Johnson' Exclusive: Contender to succeed Jeremy Corbyn tells The Independent she can connect with the voters her party needs to win back Independent - Published 1 week ago Labour risks losing swathes more seats unless it picks leader who can connect with ordinary people, Jess Phillips warns New poll shows Keir Starmer is public's favourite to replace Jeremy Corbyn Independent - Published 1 week ago
Labour leadership: Keir Starmer promises to defend party's radical values and win next election Contender to succeed Jeremy Corbyn officially launches campaign on back of commanding lead in MPs' nominations Independent - Published 1 week ago Labour leadership: Jess Phillips, Lisa Nandy and Rebecca Long Bailey pass first hurdle in race to succeed Jeremy Corbyn Candidates join shadow Brexit secretary Keir Starmer, who was the first to win the minimum number of endorsements Independent - Published 2 weeks ago
Labour leadership: Emily Thornberry gives Corbyn '0 out of 10' for electoral performance But shadow foreign secretary ranks Labour leader '10 out of 10' for principle Independent - Published 2 weeks ago Boris Johnson news – live: 'Inhumane' Tories condemned for voting down plan to reunite child refugees with families, as Corbyn ally mulls shock bid for Labour leadership Follow all the latest developments Independent - Published 2 weeks ago
Emily Thornberry 'battled' Corbyn aides to condemn attacks on Israel in Labour manifesto Leadership contender says party should 'get on our knees and ask forgiveness' from Jewish community for handling of antisemitism Independent - Published 2 weeks ago Jeremy Corbyn just delivered a masterclass in how to be the worst party leader in political history Just who is he trying to impress? It's a genuine question... Independent - Published 2 weeks ago
Iran crisis: Boris Johnson gives strongest backing to Trump over US killing of Soleimani Jeremy Corbyn says assassination of Qassem Soleimani appears to be illegal under international law Independent - Published 2 weeks ago Rebecca Long Bailey says Jeremy Corbyn's record as Labour leader is '10 out of 10' Contender in race for succession denies she is 'continuity Corbyn candidate Independent - Published 2 weeks ago
Labour leadership: Who is Corbyn 'heir' Rebecca Long Bailey and what are her policies? The Salford and Eccles MP has long been touted as a possible successor to Jeremy Corbyn Independent - Published 2 weeks ago Jeremy Corbyn accuses Boris Johnson of providing 'cover' to Trump over assassination of Iran general Defence secretary tells Commons that Britain defends the rights of countries to protect themselves Independent - Published 2 weeks ago
Labour leadership: Who are the candidates and what do they stand for? Leadership contest will conclude on 4 April when party unveils Jeremy Corbyn's successor Independent - Published 2 weeks ago Rebecca Long Bailey says immigration does not push down wages and breaks with Corbyn over pressing nuclear button 'If you have a deterrent you have to be prepared to use it' says leftwinger - after outgoing leader refused to say he would fire Trident Independent - Published 2 weeks ago
Yvette Cooper announces she will not stand in Labour leadership race Former minister says her criticisms of Jeremy Corbyn mean she would not be seen as a unifying candidate Independent - Published 2 weeks ago Labour leadership: Jeremy Corbyn's successor to be named on 4 April Jeremy Corbyn's successor as Labour leader will be named on 4 April, the party's ruling National Executive Committee has decided. Independent - Published 2 weeks ago
Angela Rayner says Labour 'must win or die' as she enters deputy leadership race Tipped as a possible successor to Jeremy Corbyn, Ms Rayner backs Rebecca Long Bailey for top job instead Independent - Published 2 weeks ago Brexit news – live: Boris Johnson warned of 'possible' Iranian attacks on British troops, as Labour decide on rules for Corbyn replacement contest Follow all the latest developments Independent - Published 2 weeks ago
Labour leadership: Long Bailey yet to enter race as party prepares to battle over rules for contest National executive committee will decide timetable for electing Jeremy Corbyn's successor and who can have a vote Independent - Published 2 weeks ago Starmer launches bid for leadership of UK's Labour Party Keir Starmer, a former senior public prosecutor, launched his bid to replace Jeremy Corbyn as the leader of Britain's opposition Labour Party on Saturday with a defense of his efforts to stand up for.. Reuters - Published 2 weeks ago
Labour leadership: Keir Starmer enters race to succeed Corbyn with pledge to 'restore trust' in party Keir Starmer has confirmed his bid to be the next Labour leader, vowing to listen to the public about the way the party must change to "restore trust". Independent - Published 2 weeks ago Labour leadership: Jess Phillips launches campaign to succeed Jeremy Corbyn Birmingham MP tells Labour activists that 'people don't trust us any more' Independent - Published 3 weeks ago
UK Labour Party Brexit spokesman Starmer ahead in leadership race-poll Keir Starmer, Brexit spokesman for Britain's opposition Labour Party, has emerged as the early front runner in the race to succeed Jeremy Corbyn as leader, according to a poll of members. Reuters - Published 3 weeks ago Labour leadership: Keir Starmer emerges as early frontrunner to take over from Jeremy Corbyn, poll reveals Shadow Brexit secretary leads field ahead of Rebecca Long Bailey, according to survey of members Independent - Published 3 weeks ago
Labour faces 'existential crisis' after election drubbing, leadership candidate admits Jeremy Corbyn has left party on a 'cliff edge', says Clive Lewis Independent - Published 3 weeks ago Ian Lavery: Labour leadership hopeful says party's offer of a second Brexit referendum was to blame for landslide election defeat Ian Lavery rejects calls for the party to ditch Jeremy Corbyn's left-wing policies Independent - Published 3 weeks ago
Corbyn ridiculed by ex-Labour ministers after claiming to be 'resistance to Boris Johnson' Defeated leader's message that it has been 'quite the year' backfires, prompting taunt that 1912 was 'quite a year' for Titanic Independent - Published 3 weeks ago Corbyn claims Labour is 'the resistance to Boris Johnson' despite historic election defeat 'We will be on the front line, both in parliament and on the streets,' says outgoing leader Independent - Published 3 weeks ago
Labour leadership: Corbyn's failure to fight Brexit contributed to election loss, says Clive Lewis 'On the biggest political crisis of British modern politics we were unable, via Jeremy, to be able to take a position' Independent - Published 3 weeks ago Labour leadership: Long Bailey set to enter race but faces surprise challenge from Lavery Shadow business secretary to champion 'progressive patriotism', but avoids criticism of Jeremy Corbyn or his handling of antisemitism Independent - Published 3 weeks ago
Labour leadership: Dan Jarvis calls for 'clean break' as he hints he could join race to succeed Jeremy Corbyn Sheffield city region mayor says Labour failed to offer credible leader or programme for government Independent - Published on December 25, 2019 Jeremy Corbyn admits to 'difficult year' in Christmas message after election defeat Labour leader says he 'didn't succeed' in delivering change and urges party to 'listen and reflect' Independent - Published on December 24, 2019
Lammy attacks Jeremy Corbyn's 'mind-boggling' neutral Brexit stance as he considers leadership bid Tottenham MP says Labour leader abdicated leadership on 'biggest issue of the day', as he confirms he is thinking of standing to lead party Independent - Published on December 22, 2019 Former Labour MP and Corbyn ally blames Tony Blair for election defeat Laura Pidcock claims former prime minister's legacy 'hangs around this party like a millstone' after losing seat held by Labour since 1950 Independent - Published on December 22, 2019
Voters want next Labour leader to ditch Corbyn's agenda but are not convinced by current candidates, poll finds Exclusive: Public think left-wing policies on tax, nationalisation and defence should all be dumped in favour of more centre-ground approach Independent - Published on December 21, 2019 Lisa Nandy says she resigned from shadow cabinet because Jeremy Corbyn's allies wanted critics 'smashed' Lisa Nandy has said she resigned from Jeremy Corbyn's shadow cabinet because allies of the Labour leader wanted his opponents "smashed". Independent - Published on December 21, 2019