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Labour: 'I joined for Corbyn, but I'm staying'

4 hours 40 min ago
Ana joined the Labour Party in support of Jeremy Corbyn but is staying in the hope of seeing a vision for the future from Keir Starmer.

Labour conference: Party to unveil plan to scrap business rates

Sun, 09/26/2021 - 23:34
Shadow chancellor Rachel Reeves will promise a fairer property tax in a speech to Labour's conference.

Labour must 'come forward with an alternative policy' says Andy Burnham

Sun, 09/26/2021 - 20:11
"If the public is not completely committed with what the government is doing, they need to see an alternative" says Andy Burnham.

Labour backs Sir Keir Starmer over party rules reforms

Sun, 09/26/2021 - 19:51
The changes - opposed by many on the left - give MPs more say in choosing future Labour leaders.

Labour conference: The public want policies, says Andy Burnham

Sun, 09/26/2021 - 19:00
Manchester's mayor says he has grown "a little impatient" after waiting for plans with "substance".

Fuel supply: Visas won't solve petrol supply issues - retailers

Sun, 09/26/2021 - 17:21
A trade body says filling stations are running out as ministers seek to bring in overseas lorry drivers.

Labour conference: Not right to say only women have a cervix, says Starmer

Sun, 09/26/2021 - 17:11
The Labour leader calls for "mature, respectful debate" over trans rights after MP's comments.

Labour conference: Delegates vote to back nationalising energy industry

Sun, 09/26/2021 - 17:02
The vote comes after leader Sir Keir Starmer rules out putting big energy firms into common ownership.

Labour conference: Starmer should fight election on Brexit, says Hilary Benn

Sun, 09/26/2021 - 16:31
Everyone can see Brexit is "a mess", says veteran Remain campaigner Hillary Benn at Labour's conference.

Labour leader Sir Keir Starmer rules out 'unfair' tax rises

Sun, 09/26/2021 - 13:19
He does not rule out tax rises, but says any changes would "not unfairly hit working families".

Brexit: Mairead McGuinness says 'threats are not helpful'

Sun, 09/26/2021 - 11:28
Mairead McGuinness reacts to suggestions that the UK could trigger Article 16 of the NI Protocol.

No fuel shortage, says transport secretary

Sun, 09/26/2021 - 11:01
Grant Shapps calls for drivers to be "sensible" and only fill up when they need to.

Labour conference: Angela Rayner won't apologise for calling Johnson 'scum'

Sun, 09/26/2021 - 10:44
Labour's deputy leader says she will say sorry when the PM apologises for past "racist" comments.

Grant Shapps: 'There is plenty of petrol in the country'

Sun, 09/26/2021 - 10:33
Transport secretary blames Road Haulage Association for panic buying at petrol stations.

Labour conference: Tax private schools to help poorer children, says Starmer

Sat, 09/25/2021 - 22:43
Labour will end the charitable status of private schools in England, saying it will raise £1.7bn.

Labour conference: Leadership rules row putting voters off, says Jeremy Corbyn

Sat, 09/25/2021 - 21:41
The ex-Labour leader says the party needs to stop focusing on internal rows and focus in those in need.

Labour conference: Ask Sir Keir Starmer why he says no to the left's policies, says Bernie Sanders

Sat, 09/25/2021 - 21:01
The former US presidential candidate says socialist policies are not "radical demands" for the Labour Party.

Labour conference: People assume Sir Keir Starmer is a posh bloke - top aide

Sat, 09/25/2021 - 19:08
Don't be fooled by the Labour leader's knighthood, his adviser tells an audience of Love Island fans.

Universal credit: Tory peer wants to force Commons vote on cut

Sat, 09/25/2021 - 12:06
The government is scrapping the £20-a-week benefit rise, introduced during the coronavirus pandemic.

Labour conference: Starmer's rules change likely to be shelved - Rayner

Sat, 09/25/2021 - 10:39
The deputy leader says Sir Keir Starmer's plans are "not on the order paper" for party bosses.

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