24 Sep 2019

Labour Brexit divisions overshadowed by court ruling

There was an unusual feeling in Labour conference as the result from the Supreme Court came in this morning – unity.

Bruising battles over the deputy leader’s position, and Brexit policy, were forgotten as the party called on Boris Johnson to resign.

In a hastily re-arranged leader’s speech this evening, Jeremy Corbyn set out his stall for a general election he said would come after a no-deal Brexit was prevented.