NICK WRIGHT takes a look at the Corbyn effect in the south of England
Friday 25th Aug 2017
posted by Morning Star in Features
Corbyn targets SNP-held seats with pledge to halt cuts
posted by Steve Sweeney in Britain
by Felicity Collier
JEREMY CORBYN pledged yesterday to prevent any “sweetheart deal” between Britain and the US following Donald Trump’s defence of far-right demonstrations in Charlottesville.
The Labour leader said he was “appalled” by...
posted by Morning Star in Britain
RAISING the so-called national living wage to £10 per hour would benefit almost a quarter of Britain’s workforce, analysis by Labour reveals today.
Party leader Jeremy Corbyn pledged in April to increase the legal minimum to £10 an...
Thursday 24th Aug 2017
JEREMY CORBYN has given his backing to housing workers in Wales who are on strike over pay cuts, praising them for the valuable work they do.
The Labour leader urged employers Bron Afon to reach a swift resolution to the long-running dispute with Unison members in Torfaen.
THE Communication Workers Union (CWU) voted yesterday to formally affiliate to Labour’s left-wing movement Momentum.
CWU general secretary Dave Ward said the union will now support Momentum in its campaign to unseat prominent Tory MPs and reassert trade union values in...
JEREMY CORBYN was told yesterday that the British food supply is “morally mad,” with just 4 per cent of surplus food being saved.
As part of his tour of marginal constituencies, the Labour leader was in Morecambe when volunteers from clubs and co-operatives in the...
Saturday 19th Aug 2017
JEREMY CORBYN has written to Prime Minister Theresa May demanding further action on the Grenfell inquiry.
In the letter released yesterday following the publication of the probe’s terms of reference, the Labour leader raises concerns about the “decision to exclude the...
Friday 18th Aug 2017
A SEVEN-YEAR-OLD girl asked Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn when he will become prime minister during his tour of Tory marginal seats in the north-west.
Mr Corbyn visited a children’s art workshop at the Whitaker museum, Rossendale, where Isla McChesney said: “Excuse me, when...
JEREMY CORBYN has denied claims he sacked Sarah Champion over her incendiary comments about British Pakistani men raping white girls.
The Labour leader insisted yesterday his party would not “demonise” any particular group and said the shadow Cabinet minister had been right...