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Labour resignations: John McDonnell promises 'listening exercise'

Tue, 02/19/2019 - 12:14
John McDonnell promises a "mammoth listening exercise", after the resignation of seven Labour MPs.

Brexit: Prime minister to go back to Brussels on Wednesday

Tue, 02/19/2019 - 12:08
Theresa May will meet Jean-Claude Juncker for further talks on Wednesday.

Yvette Cooper: Man who made threats given caution

Tue, 02/19/2019 - 10:33
A 59-year-old from Leeds is given a conditional caution over threats made to MP Yvette Cooper.

Sturgeon to urge EU citizens to stay in Scotland after Brexit

Tue, 02/19/2019 - 10:12
Nicola Sturgeon is to tell members of the French Parliament about efforts to get EU citizens to stay in Scotland.

Derek Hatton rejoins Labour after 34 years

Tue, 02/19/2019 - 08:45
The man expelled in the 1980s for hard-left activities says he has returned and it is "good to be back".

Labour warned more MPs 'thinking hard' about futures

Tue, 02/19/2019 - 01:50
Leadership urged to act on concerns as two Tory MPs consider joining group formed by Labour rebels.

Warning over Welsh no-deal Brexit planning

Tue, 02/19/2019 - 00:22
Risks include the disruption of food supplies to hospitals, schools and care homes, a report says.

How Brexit hit the pound in your pocket

Tue, 02/19/2019 - 00:03
The value of the pound has changed a lot over the past three years - making us all a little poorer.

Fast fashion: 'Penny on a garment' to drive clothes recycling

Tue, 02/19/2019 - 00:00
Clothing brands and retailers should pay per item to fund a £35m annual recycling scheme, MPs say.

The SDP: gang of four and a Labour split

Mon, 02/18/2019 - 16:59
As some compare Labour resignations to the formation of the 1980s party, we look at how the SDP emerged.

MP: 'Honda closure nothing to do with Brexit'

Mon, 02/18/2019 - 16:40
Local MP Justin Tomlinson said the company had been "crystal clear" the decision was not because of the UK's planned exit from the EU.

What a split from Labour led to in the past

Mon, 02/18/2019 - 16:16
In 1981, four prominent Labour politicians left the party and formed the Social Democratic Party.

MP criticised over skin colour comment

Mon, 02/18/2019 - 15:59
One of the MPs to have resigned from Labour is criticised for appearing to use the words "funny tinge" when talking about skin colour.

MPs resign from Labour over Brexit and anti semitism

Mon, 02/18/2019 - 13:02
The seven MPs - Chuka Umunna, Luciana Berger, Chris Leslie, Angela Smith, Mike Gapes, Gavin Shuker and Ann Coffey - explain why they've resigned from the Labour Party.

Seven MPs leave Labour Party in protest at Jeremy Corbyn's leadership

Mon, 02/18/2019 - 12:49
The MPs - including Luciana Berger and Chuka Umunna - urge others to join them, as Jeremy Corbyn says he is "disappointed" by the split.

MPs have 'responsibility' to call by-elections

Mon, 02/18/2019 - 12:44
The shadow chancellor says the seven MPs resigning from Labour should go back to the electorate.

Labour resignations: Who are the MPs quitting the party?

Mon, 02/18/2019 - 12:19
We look at the seven MPs who have resigned the Labour whip and formed the Independent Group.

Seven MPs resign from Labour party

Mon, 02/18/2019 - 10:44
MPs Chuka Umunna, Luciana Berger, Chris Leslie, Angela Smith, Mike Gapes, Gavin Shuker and Ann Coffey announce they've resigned from the Labour Party.

Several Labour MPs about to resign, say party sources

Mon, 02/18/2019 - 05:44
At least four MPs look likely to break away after criticising the leadership on Brexit and anti-Semitism.

Newport West Labour MP Paul Flynn dies aged 84

Mon, 02/18/2019 - 00:59
Mr Flynn, who had suffered ill health for some time, is described by his constituency party as "a hero".

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