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Labour party vows to reverse Tory tax cuts
Labour has kicked off its annual party conference in Liverpool weighing in on the government’s mini-budget and calling plans to cut taxes as ‘immoral’ saying it would only benefit the wealthy. Labour leader Sir Keir Starmer said he would reinstate the 45 per cent tax rate for higher earners but keep the cut to the…
‘Very rare to see politicians actually take responsibility’ says Labour party adviser
We speak to Katy Balls, the deputy political editor of The Spectator, and broadcaster Ayesha Hazarika – who has been a political adviser to senior Labour Party politicians.
The PM ‘has to go’, says Labour Party chair
We spoke to the Labour Party chair, Anneliese Dodds, and started by asking whether she believed the prime minister’s denials that he misled parliament.
Unite union to cut political donations to Labour Party
The Labour Party’s biggest trade union backer Unite has said it will cut back on its political donations to the party, in what could appear to be an effort to distance itself from Sir Keir Starmer’s leadership.
Labour party has got to be ‘bolder and bigger’, says Andy McDonald
We spoke to Andy McDonald and asked him why he made the decision to resign.
Labour party conference overshadowed by internal controversy
Welcome to Brighton, where against the backdrop of the pandemic, chaos at the petrol pumps, and fears of supermarket shortages, Labour really should be riding high in the polls.
Keir Starmer forced to water down leadership rules ahead of annual Labour party conference in Brighton
Labour leader Sir Keir Starmer has arrived in Brighton for the party’s annual conference, saying he wanted to “set out our vision for the future”.
Former Labour Party MP Luciana Berger alleges Jeremy Corbyn made ‘a number of different antisemitic comments’
Luciana Berger left in February last year, along with seven other MPs, saying she had been the victim of bullying within the party.
‘Extraordinary Corbyn made intervention yet again on issue of anti-semitism in Labour party’ – former Labour MP Ruth Smeeth
We spoke to Ruth Smeeth, who was the Labour MP for Stoke on Trent and says she received abusive treatment because of her Jewish faith.
‘It is no longer a party that is particularly strong amongst the working class ’ – Polling Expert Sir John Curtice on the Labour Party
Krishnan spoke to Professor of Politics and polling expert Sir John Curtice.
Who will lead the Labour Party?| Politics: Where Next? podcast
As the Labour leadership contest gets motoring we look at who is likely to win it and what are the lessons of Jeremy Corbyn’s leadership.
Is the Labour Party written off?
The election done, what is next for the politically dispossessed?
Keir Starmer doesn’t rule out standing as a future candidate for leader of the Labour Party
Labour’s Brexit Secretary, Keir Starmer has been telling people today that if they want to fight to remain, they should vote Labour. So how should people who want to fight to leave vote?
Chris Williamson loses legal bid to be reinstated to the Labour Party
Labour MP Chris Williamson has lost his legal bid to be reinstated in the Labour Party. Liz Bates was in Birmingham for that hearing and to get reaction from Labour supporters to the latest Brexit negotiations.
Brexit policy debate dominates Labour Party conference
It’s getting bitter and personal. The divisions over Brexit between the Leader Jeremy Corbyn and senior members of his shadow cabinet like Emily Thornberry and Tom Watson – have exploded into factional infighting and personal disputes. The loss of his policy chief Andrew Fisher was a blow to Mr Corbyn coming a day after he…