Lisa Nandy on why towns like Grimsby should be at heart of Labour leadership bid The Wigan MP and Labour leadership contest outsider Lisa Nandy said Grimsby had been let down by decades of economic decline Grimsby Telegraph - Published 2 hours ago
Sir Keir Starmer makes it onto Labour leadership ballot The shadow Brexit secretary is the first to get the support needed to officially run for leader. BBC News - Published 14 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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Labour leadership hopefuls clash over handling of antisemiti
The Labour leadership candidates have clashed over their personal records on antisemitism as they went head to head in the first hustings.
Jess Phillips appeared to suggest other candidates had..
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Labour leadership hopefuls call for unity in first hustings
The Labour leadership hopefuls have called for unity of the party and its membership in the first hustings of the campaign.
The event in Liverpool saw the candidates battle for dominance in the..
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Ashworth: Leadership candidate Nandy is breath of fresh air
Shadow Health Secretary Jonathan Ashworth has thrown his support behind Lisa Nandy in the Labour leadership contest.
Mr Ashworth says the candidate is a "breath of fresh air" and is "determined" to..
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Sadiq Khan 'fed up' of Labour losing general elections
Sadiq Khan admits he is yet to decide who to back in the Labour leadership contest, however says his decision will hinge on how candidates address two issues: the reason behind Labour's defeat in the..
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Rebecca Long-Bailey launches Labour leadership bid
Rebecca Long-Bailey announces her bid for the Labour Party leadership at Manchester’s Museum of Science and Industry. She explains what she would fight for as leader and says she wants power back in..
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Emily Thornberry launches Labour leadership bid
Emily Thornberry pitches herself as the woman who can stand up and lead the "fight back" against Boris Johnson, as she launches her campaign for Labour Party leadership in Guildford. The shadow foreign..
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Emily Thornberry launches her Labour leadership campaign
Emily Thornberry launches campaign for Labour leadership in her hometown of Guildford. She reflects on her upbringing and on her decision to run. Report by Woodsli. Like us on Facebook at..
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Labour leadership candidate Jess Phillips visits school
Jess Phillips, one of the final five in the Labour leadership campaign, visits a school in South London to speak to parents and children. Report by Woodsli. Like us on Facebook at..
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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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Who are the Labour leadership contenders?
Five candidates will battle it out to become the next Labour leader after a dramatic late show of support saw Emily Thornberry scrape through to the next stage of the contest. The shadow foreign..
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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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Keir Starmer launches leadership campaign in Manchester
Keir Starmer has officially launched his Labour leadership campaign in Manchester. Speaking at the Mechanics Institute, the shadow Brexit secretary said: "We need to fight to regain our heartland..
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Clive Lewis suggests referendum on future of monarchy
Clive Lewis has said he would be in favour of a referendum on the future of the Royal Family. Speaking in Brixton, the Labour leadership hopeful said: "There's been lots of discussion about the fact..
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Labour leadership candidate Lewis sees 'party in crisis'
Clive Lewis has hit out at Labour's "sectarianism and tribalism" in a speech on his vision for the party. Speaking in Brixton, the MP for Norwich South said he was standing to be Labour leader because..
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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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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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NEC leave Labour HQ after leadership talks
Members of Labour's ruling National Executive Committee leave the party's headquarters following a meeting on the party's leadership contest. Report by Alibhaiz. Like us on Facebook at..
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Labour’s Jess Phillips doubles down on support for trans women during fiery Mumsnet interview Labour leadership candidate Jess Phillips attracted virtual heckles during a Q&A on Mumsnet – after she expressed her support for trans rights and said that working class communities don’t care.. PinkNews - Published 14 hours ago
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 15 hours ago Labour leadership: Jess Phillips says party must celebrate immigration and not 'appease' right-wing critics "Why, when we're asked whether immigration is too high, do Labour politicians so often fumble their response? Let's say what we think - no, it isn't' Independent - Published 16 hours ago
Politics needs 'moms with regional accents' says Labour leadership candidate Jess Phillips Yardley MP says the next Labour leader should be a man if they really are the best person for the job Tamworth Herald - Published 17 hours ago
Labour leadership: Deadline for voter registration looms, as new poll puts Starmer ahead of Long-Bailey New YouGov poll says 63 per cent of Labour members would back shadow Brexit secretary in final round Independent - Published 21 hours ago
Labour leadership: Jess Phillips admits she 'probably won't win' after 'awful' first hustings Centrist candidate needs backing of shopworkers' union Usdaw later on Monday - or her bid could be doomed Independent - Published 23 hours ago Next stop Number 10?: What Keir Starmer had to say when he came to Bristol The Labour leadership hopeful visited a bus depot in Lawrence Hill as part of his campaign to replace Jeremy Corbyn as party leader Bristol Post - Published 2 days ago
Jess Phillips says it would be 'embarrassing' for a man to win Labour leadership and suggests Sir Keir Starmer should quit contest Men should sometimes 'pass the mic' if they truly believe in gender equality, says candidate Independent - Published 2 days ago
Ed Balls on his new TV show Travels In Euroland With Ed Balls sees the former politician explore the rise of populism in six different countries across Europe. He tells The Guide about the most shocking moments during filming -.. The Argus - Published 2 days ago
Labour's leadership spot has become a poisoned chalice for whoever takes it on John Niven says Labour's fab five look less like a team of avenging socialist commandos and more like a late-season cast of The Apprentice, with the extra hazard of bacon rolls. Daily Record - Published 2 days ago
Labour leadership: Candidates call for end to party splits BBC Local News: Manchester -- The five MPs running to succeed Jeremy Corbyn were quizzed on issues from anti-Semitism to Brexit. BBC Local News - Published 3 days ago Labour leadership candidates clash over antisemitism as Jess Phillips accuses rivals of failing to speak out 'I don't remember some of the people here being in that particular room or being in those particular fights,' says Phillips Independent - Published 3 days ago
Jess Phillips issues brutal swipe at Labour leadership rivals at hustings Jess Phillips, a prominent critic of outgoing leader Jeremy Corbyn, said the "name calling within the party has been horrendous" and called for Labour to build a "broad team" Tamworth Herald - Published 3 days ago Labour leadership: Hustings to begin in Liverpool as Keir Starmer takes early lead over other candidates Follow for all the latest updates Independent - Published 3 days ago
What the EU Brexit negotiations might bring, and how the Labour leadership race is hotting up What line is Brussels likely to take in the next phase of talks now Prime Minister B… FT.com - Published 3 days ago Labour leadership: Party members set to grill leadership candidates The five MPs running to succeed Jeremy Corbyn will be quizzed by party members for the first time later. BBC News - Published 3 days ago
Labour leadership: Rebecca Long-Bailey pledges to return power to voters BBC Local News: Manchester -- The Labour MP sets out her pitch for Labour leadership, promising a "shake up" of government if elected. BBC Local News - Published 3 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
Long Bailey and Thornberry to launch Labour leadership bids Contenders seeking to succeed Jeremy Corbyn prepare for first public hustings FT.com - Published 4 days ago Labour leadership: Long-Bailey against abortion after 24 weeks on disability grounds The Labour leadership contender "supports women’s right to choose" but disagrees with the current law. BBC News - Published 4 days ago
Labour leadership: Long-Bailey and Thornberry launch campaigns The Labour MPs set out their pitches, as they and other contenders prepare for the first hustings. BBC News - 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
Lisa Nandy's Catelonia comments put another nail in Scottish Labour's coffin Annie Brown says the English Labour leadership hopeful only proved her party is out of touch with Scotland with her ill-judged remarks. Daily Record - Published 4 days ago Lisa Nandy defends Catalonia comments after IndyRef2 stance sparks outrage The English Labour leadership hopeful cited Catalonia as an example of how her party could deal with the Scottish independence movement. Daily Record - Published 4 days ago
Long Bailey gains Momentum backing Group recommends members to vote for shadow business secretary for Labour leadership FT.com - Published 5 days ago Labour leadership: Don't just blame 2019 campaign, Starmer warns The leadership hopeful tells the BBC's Laura Kuenssberg he can restore trust in Labour as a "force for good". BBC News - Published 5 days ago
Keir Starmer: I think I can restore that trust in Labour Labour leadership candidate Sir Keir Starmer explains why he's the right person for the job. BBC News - Published 5 days ago Keir Starmer: We've lost four elections in a row Speaking to the BBC, Labour leadership hopeful Keir Starmer says the party has lost votes in its heartlands. BBC News - Published 5 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 Rebecca Long-Bailey showed 'personal' support for stronger limit on abortions where disability a factor Labour leadership contender echoed view that 'disability and non-disability are valued equally' but is not believed to be seeking change in law Independent - Published 5 days ago
Brexit news – live: Long-Bailey enjoys major poll boost in Labour leadership race, as Farage 'suffers Big Ben bong firework ban' Follow all the latest developments Independent - Published 5 days ago Shock new favourite emerges in Labour leadership as new poll shows Rebecca Long-Bailey overtake Sir Keir Starmer The shadow business secretary appears to have clawed back ground on Sir Keir Starmer, after the first poll of Labour members put him narrowly ahead Tamworth Herald - Published 5 days ago
Labour leadership: Candidates seek union backing in next phase of contest BBC Local News: Manchester -- Lisa Nandy wins the NUM's backing as the candidates seek endorsements from unions and local parties. BBC Local News - Published 6 days ago Labour leadership candidate Jess Phillips explains how being a Brummie will help her beat Boris Johnson Birmingham Yardley MP Jess Phillips speaks about her campaign to become the next leader of the Labour Party Tamworth Herald - Published 6 days ago
Labour leadership: What matters to members? BBC political editor Laura Kuenssberg speaks to Labour members about what the party needs to do to recover. BBC News - Published 6 days ago Labour leadership: Lisa Nandy says UK should refuse US trade deal if Trump quits Paris climate accord Exclusive: 'To take people with us we need to show we're willing to live our values and stand by them,' says Nandy Independent - Published 6 days ago
Boris Johnson news – live: Tory MPs urge churches to ring bells for Brexit after PM's Big Ben bongs plea, as Momentum faces backlash over 'ludicrous' Labour leadership ballot Follow all the latest developments Independent - Published 6 days ago Ousted former Grimsby MP Melanie Onn urges Labour party to hold leadership hustings in Yorkshire and the Humber Labour leadership frontrunner Sir Keir Starmer has also written to party demanding that regions such as Yorkshire and the Humber are not left out Grimsby Telegraph - Published 6 days ago
Labour leadership contender Jess Philips is sensible voice in debate over drugs crisis The Record has launched a groundbreaking campaign demanding bold solutions to the drugs crisis and Phillips' backing for a more radical health-based approach is welcome. Daily Record - Published 6 days ago Momentum faces backlash over 'ludicrous' Labour leadership ballot of members Organisation asks members to endorse Rebecca Long-Bailey in 'confirmatory ballot' Independent - Published 1 week ago