Labour split: Jeremy Corbyn faces major crisis as deputy leader warns more MPs are ready to quit party Deputy leader Tom Watson said others are considering leaving a party which he admitted he sometimes 'no longer recognises' Independent - Published 7 hours ago
'Cowards and traitors' - how Twitter reacted to Labour resignations But deputy Leader Tom Watson condemns those "celebrating" the resignation of seven Labour MPs. BBC News - Published 9 hours ago
Tom Watson has said a Labour Party branch is being investigated after he accused it of "bullying" their local MP by moving a motion of no confidence in her. The party's deputy leader said some members..
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Watson: 'Appropriate' for McCluskey to get deal with PM
Union leaders are at war over Brexit with some open to overtures from Downing Street and others insisting they should hold out for a second referendum. Anti-Brexit union members believe Len McCluskey,..
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Labour: Fine social media sites that fail to protect kids
Social media companies could face hefty fines if they fail to protect children and young people on their platforms under strict new rules proposed by Labour. The party's deputy leader, Tom Watson, will..
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Watson: 'The country feels genuinely sorry for the PM'
Deputy Labour Party leader Tom Watson has urged his peers to act and trigger a general election following Theresa May’s failed Brexit deal. The Labour MP said he and the country feel genuinely sorry..
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Labour Split: Deputy Leader Tom Watson says the party must change 'to keep others from leaving' After seven Labour MPs leave, Black Country MP Tom Watson says: 'Unless we change, we may see more days like this' Tamworth Herald - Published 10 hours ago
Tom Watson: Why Labour must change In the wake of the resignations of seven MPs, Labour's deputy leader and West Bromwich East MP Tom Watson says Labour – including its front bench – must change to reflect the balance of opinion.. Express and Star - Published 10 hours ago Labour's Tom Watson urgently warns Jeremy Corbyn to act or watch more MPs quit the party Deputy leader says 'frontbench needs to oncer again reflect the balance of opinion in the Parliamentary Labour Party' Independent - Published 10 hours ago
MP urges Labour moderates not to split Tom Watson says it would be "a very sad and disappointing day" if MPs angry at Labour's direction under Jeremy Corbyn split to form a breakaway party. Express and Star - Published 1 week ago
Labour Deputy Leader Tom Watson urges colleagues not to split and form a new party Black Country MP Tom Watson responds to reports some Labour MPs plan to create a rival party Tamworth Herald - Published 1 week ago
Tories scrapping OAP's free TV licence will cut off their window to the world Labour deputy leader Tom Watson says the Government is going back on its word and taking away a loyal companion to older people. Daily Record - Published 1 week ago Tom Watson calls for local branch to be suspended over treatment of Corbyn critic Luciana Berger Labour's anti-Semitism crisis deepened yesterday as deputy leader Tom Watson accused activists of bullying a Jewish MP. MailOnline - Published 1 week ago
Labour investigates branch over 'bullying' of MP Luciana Berger The party's deputy leader Tom Watson accuses a local party of trying to force MP Luciana Berger out. BBC News - Published 1 week ago
MPs 'change the way they vote on Brexit' out of fear for their safety, says Tom Watson 'It's really important that political leaders stand up and say we are not going to accept these threats of violence and intimidation' Independent - Published 1 week ago
Tom Watson: 'I know one MP who changed their vote because they were frightened' Labour's deputy leader Tom Watson has told the BBC's Andrew Marr that MPs are feeling increasingly intimidated. BBC News - Published 1 week ago
Labour’s little problem with Luciana Berger Chuka Umunna says the Labour Party is “institutionally racist”. Too many of its fans are Jew haters and Jew baiters. Umunna is an erudite, cosmopolitan bloke. He hasn’t left Labour, the party.. Anorak - Published 1 week ago Luciana Berger: No-confidence motions in Jewish Labour MP withdrawn as deputy leader calls for local party to be suspended No-confidence motions in Labour MP Luciana Berger have been withdrawn, in a row that has sparked a call by deputy leader Tom Watson to suspend her local party. Independent - Published 1 week ago
Brexit: EU mobile roaming charges could return overnight after no-deal, government admits Ministers 'cave to lobbying might of telecoms companies,' Labour deputy leader Tom Watson says Independent - Published 2 weeks ago Tom Watson labels Mark Zuckerberg an 'arrogant corporate elite and a coward' Tom Watson said he felt Zuckerberg's snub made it seem as if the UK did not matter and is just a 'little place on a map' and 'minor market to him' during a speech in east London. MailOnline - Published 2 weeks ago
Tom Watson's incredible takedown of 'arrogant coward' Facebook boss Mark Zuckerberg He said that he felt the UK did not matter to Mr Zuckerberg, because it is seen as "a little place on a map" and a "minor market to him" Tamworth Herald - Published 2 weeks ago Labour call to break up digital giants to protect users Deputy leader Tom Watson accuses social media giants like Facebook of failing to protect their users. BBC News - Published 2 weeks ago
We'll take on social media giants, UK's opposition leader says Tom Watson, the shadow secretary of state for digital, will use a major speech to call for action to fix the 'distorted' online market and call for new regulations to protect children from harm. MailOnline - Published 2 weeks ago Labour set to take on internet giants such as Facebook and Instagram Tom Watson sets out plans to force social media giants to protect children and stop spreading hatred Tamworth Herald - Published 2 weeks ago
New regulator with power to break up technology monopolies needed to 'fix distorted digital market', Labour says Party's deputy leader Tom Watson to call for introduction of new digital bill of rights Independent - Published 2 weeks ago Watson: We need change in advertising Tom Watson has slammed advertisers for "trying to profit" from children instead of helping to protect them from gambling and junk food. Express and Star - Published 2 weeks ago
Tom Watson slams claims May could try to 'buy' Labour votes for her Brexit deal Labour's deputy leader Tm Watson slammed claims 'financial incentives' were being offered by Downing Street to MPs from Leave-backing constituencies. MailOnline - Published 2 weeks ago MP Tom Watson aims to stay alive until he's at least 102 years old Black Country MP reveals his ambition to 'live a purposeful life' for a long time to come Tamworth Herald - Published 2 weeks ago
Watson: cut out sugar for healthier life Labour deputy leader Tom Watson embarked on a weight loss programme after he was diagnosed with diabetes. He managed to reverse his symptoms, but the illness remains a key issue in the West Midlands... Express and Star - Published 3 weeks ago Not grrreat! Labour pushes to ban Tony the Tiger and other cartoon characters from cereal packets Deputy leader Tom Watson will give a speech to the advertising industry today outlining Labour's plan for stricter rules to tackle obesity and rotten teeth, including banning cartoon characters from.. MailOnline - Published 3 weeks ago
In the near future, computers will decide who gets a job and who deserves promotion Labour MP Tom Watson warns that the world of work is changing dramatically and central government must protect workers' rights Tamworth Herald - Published on January 21, 2019 Labour's Tom Watson calls for 'tolerance and compassion' over Brexit disagreements Black Country MP Tom Watson speaks out after protesters chant 'Nazi' at anti-Brexit MP Anna Soubry Tamworth Herald - Published on January 8, 2019
Is a General Election inevitable? Tom Watson believes Theresa May is "on the ropes" as Prime Minister, making the prospect of a General Election in the near future a distinct possibility. Express and Star - Published on January 4, 2019 Scrapping free TV licences for elderly would hit 2.4million pensioners who live alone, Labour say In 2020 the BBC will take over the responsibility of funding the concession. Labour’s Tom Watson called removing it 'callous', as 40% of older people say television is their main source of company. MailOnline - Published on December 20, 2018
Firms back TV sports advertising ban Tom Watson has praised a decision by bookmakers to sign up to a voluntary 'whistle-to-whistle' ban on advertising during televised live sports events. Express and Star - Published on December 6, 2018 Watson offers up deputies Brexit debate Tom Watson has challenged his opposite number in the Conservative Party to go head-to-head on Brexit as the row over a proposed leaders' debate rumbled on. Express and Star - Published on November 30, 2018
Watson apologises over four month probe Tom Watson has apologised to Ian Austin over the time it took the Labour Party to conclude a probe into allegations of abusive conduct against him. Express and Star - Published on November 28, 2018 Brain scan for MP Tom Watson Tom Watson has called for a level playing field across sports when it comes to assessing concussions as he highlighted the ‘hidden epidemic’ of brain injury. Express and Star - Published on November 27, 2018
Tom Watson is furious after watchdog overturns Kellogg's Coco Pops Granola advert ban Black Country MP says firms like Kellogg's are 'first in the firing line' for selling sugary food to children Tamworth Herald - Published on November 26, 2018 TOM WATSON: How a cynical food industry costs the NHS billions TOM WATSON: 'it is not just milkshakes that contain shocking levels of sugar. I’ve found, everything from sandwiches to ‘health drinks’ contain more sugar than you’d ever imagine.' MailOnline - Published on November 14, 2018
PA Headline Tom Watson alleged that pro-gambling Tory MPs lobbied the Government to delay new laws on fixed-odds betting machines. Express and Star - Published on November 13, 2018 Tom Watson jogs with pupils It was a fresh start to the morning for MP Tom Watson as he laced up his running shoes to join primary school pupils in their daily mile challenge. Express and Star - Published on November 9, 2018
Top Jeremy Corbyn supporter Aaron Bastani sparks uproar by branding poppies racist amid calls for Royal Legion to be destroyed Labour moderates including deputy leader Tom Watson hit back Tamworth Herald - Published on November 8, 2018 Watson welcomes Arron Banks probe Tom Watson has welcomed a probe into the funding of the unofficial Brexit campaign, saying it is vital that British people know 'our democracy is safe and robust'. Express and Star - Published on November 5, 2018
ANDREW PIERCE: Tom Watson hedges his bets over gambling row after Tracey Crouch resigns Several Cabinet ministers and backbenchers have rallied behind Tracey Crouch since she quit the Government last week. Now Labour's deputy leader, Tom Watson, has backed Crouch. MailOnline - Published on November 5, 2018 Tom Watson MP on losing weight and lifting weights BBC Local News: Birmingham and Black Country -- A slimmer Tom Watson appears in Parliament and on TV screens and has managed to reverse his Type-2 diabetes. BBC Local News - Published on November 1, 2018 Also reported by • BBC News