Emily Thornberry

Emily Thornberry Says UK Is Heading For No Brexit Deal Because Theresa May Is Too Weak

The Huffington Post | Kate Forrester | Posted 22.10.2017 | UK Politics

"I think we are heading for no deal" says @EmilyThornberry #marr pic.twitter.com/GAT13laikZ— The Andrew Marr Show (@MarrShow) October 22, 2017 ...

Jeremy Corbyn Predicts A General Election 'In The Near Future'

The Huffington Post | Rachel Wearmouth | Posted 25.08.2017 | UK Politics

Theresa May’s government is doomed to collapse and a fresh election “in the near future” is inevitable, Jeremy Corbyn has told HuffPost UK. The ...

McCluskey Backs Thornberry As Future Labour Leader

The Huffington Post | Paul Waugh | Posted 25.08.2017 | UK Politics

Emily Thornberry is being backed by Unite boss Len McCluskey to become Labour’s first woman leader, HuffPost UK can reveal. The general secretary of...

Labour Shadow Transport Secretary Unable To Say How Much Labour Will Spend On Transport

The Huffington Post | Ned Simons | Posted 02.08.2017 | UK Politics

Labour's Shadow Transport Sec @AndyMcDonaldMP can't give @EmmaBarnett a precise figure for Labour's total transport spend #5liveDaily pic.twitter.com/...

Chuka Umunna: Emily Thornberry's Attack On Me Over Brexit Vote Is Disrespectful

The Huffington Post | Owen Bennett | Posted 13.07.2017 | UK Politics

Emily Thornberry was “disrespectful” when she accused Labour MPs who rebelled over a Brexit vote as “virtue signaling”, according to former Sh...

'You're Supposed To Be Building Consensus, Man' - Emily Thornberry Brings Sass To PMQs

The Huffington Post | Kate Forrester | Posted 12.07.2017 | UK Politics

With Theresa May rubbing shoulders with the King of Spain, it was left to cabinet office minister Damian Green and shadow foreign secretary Emily Thor...

Yes, Jeremy Corbyn High-Fived Emily Thornberry's Boob

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 09.06.2017 | UK

It was an exciting night for all as British politics was plunged into uncertainty on election night - but the euphoria seemed to get a little too much...

Emily Thornberry Completely Owns David Dimbleby... And Election Night In General

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 09.06.2017 | UK

Emily Thornberry has been hailed as an “absolute hero” after she completely owned David Dimbleby during a BBC election night interview. Following...

If Anyone Has Proved Themselves Strong And Stable In This Campaign, It's Jeremy Corbyn

Emily Thornberry | Posted 07.06.2017 | UK Politics
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In these final hours of campaigning, I would just say to all those undecided voters, please take a look at what we're promising on schools, hospitals, social care, early years, pensioner incomes, homes, wages, benefits, transport, energy and the environment, and how we will pay for it. But if you still have doubts because of your concerns over terrorism and security, over Brexit and the economy, and over the future leadership of this country, just please ask yourself these questions...

Emily Thornberry Pulls Pension Pledge Out Of Her Bag During Live Interview

The Huffington Post | George Bowden | Posted 06.06.2017 | UK

Labour’s Emily Thornberry pulled a pledge on state pension inequality quite literally out of her handbag in a live radio debate on Tuesday, after st...

May Accused Of Playing Politics Over London Bridge Attack

The Huffington Post | Paul Waugh | Posted 04.06.2017 | UK Politics

Theresa May has sparked a fierce backlash over her new anti-terror plan amid claims that she broke a political truce agreed in the wake of the London ...

Senior Labour And Tory Figures Say General Election Will Go Ahead As Planned

The Huffington Post | Kate Forrester | Posted 04.06.2017 | UK Politics

Senior Tory and Labour figures this morning said the general election must go ahead as planned on June 8. Brexit secretary David Davis and shadow fore...

Labour's Thornberry Fails To Find £10bn In Her Own Manifesto In Excruciating Interview

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 17.05.2017 | UK

Labour’s manifesto launch on Tuesday was overshadowed somewhat by mass confusion within the party over whether or not it was going to scrap the free...

Labour Changes Its Benefits Freeze Policy Four Times In Five Hours After Manifesto Launch

The Huffington Post | Owen Bennett | Posted 16.05.2017 | UK Politics

Labour’s benefit payments policy is in “chaos” this afternoon after the party struggled to agree if it would scrap the freeze on welfare. Party ...

'B*ll*cks!' Emily Thornberry Hits Back At Tory Defence Secretary Over Falklands Renegotiation Claims

The Huffington Post | Owen Bennett | Posted 14.05.2017 | UK Politics

Sofa chat with Michael Fallon and @EmilyThornberry #marr pic.twitter.com/7Ji3UJz156— The Andrew Marr Show (@MarrShow) May 14, 2017 Emily Thor...

Sunday Show Round Up: Karl Marx, Theresa May's Hair And Attacks On The Media

The Huffington Post | Owen Bennett | Posted 07.05.2017 | UK Politics

The Andrew Marr Show Labour Shadow Chancellor John McDonnell was first up this morning, and set out his party’s plans to increase tax on those earni...

Emily Thornberry Says People Earning £70,000 May Not Feel Rich

The Huffington Post | Ned Simons | Posted 20.04.2017 | UK Politics

Emily Thornberry has distanced herself from John McDonnell and suggested people who earn £70,000 a year may not think of themselves as rich. The shad...

Thornberry Says It Is 'Fake News' To Claim Corbyn Opposes Nuclear Power Even Though He Did

The Huffington Post | Ned Simons | Posted 24.02.2017 | UK Politics

Emily Thornberry has claimed accusations Jeremy Corbyn was opposed to nuclear power is “fake news” - despite the Labour leader having previously b...

Emily Thornberry Complains About Theresa May Calling Her 'Lady Nugee'

The Huffington Post | Ned Simons | Posted 06.02.2017 | UK Politics

Emily Thornberry complained to Commons Speaker John Bercow today after Theresa May called her “Lady Nugee”. Labour’s shadow foreign secretary is...

'Diane Abbott Has Brexit Flu': Key Moments From The Sunday Shows

The Huffington Post | Owen Bennett | Posted 05.02.2017 | UK Politics

Emily Thornberry, John McDonnell and Gavin Barwell took to the airwaves today to discuss Brexit, Labour’s electoral prospects and housing. Here are ...

Emily Thornberry: I Haven't Spoken To Diane Abbott Since She Abstained On Brexit Bill

The Huffington Post | Owen Bennett | Posted 05.02.2017 | UK Politics

Labour’s Shadow Foreign Secretary today revealed she hasn’t spoken to Diane Abbott since her frontbench colleague abstained on a key Brexit vote. ...

Labour Ready For 'Hand-To-Hand Combat' With Theresa May Over Brexit

The Huffington Post | Ned Simons | Posted 25.01.2017 | UK Politics

Labour has threatened to wage “hand-to-hand combat” with the government on Brexit after the Supreme Court ordered that Parliament must have the fi...

Lib Dem MP Lambasts Labour For 'Not Even Being In Opposition' During BBC Question Time

The Huffington Post | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 20.01.2017 | UK

Labour has been accused of failing to scrutinise the government and oppose Theresa May’s plans to take Britain out of the European Union. In a passi...

Emily Thornberry's Answers On Labour's Brexit Position Leave Cathy Newman Confused

The Huffington Post | Jack Sommers | Posted 17.01.2017 | UK

Labour’s Shadow Foreign Secretary has denied “pedalling back” from a threat by the party to trigger a General Election if Britain faced leaving ...

Corbyn Begs Ozil To Ask For Less Money, And All The Other Sunday Show Stories

The Huffington Post | Owen Bennett | Posted 15.01.2017 | UK Politics

Jeremy Corbyn, Tim Farron and John McDonnell all took to the airwaves this morning in a bumper few hours of political chat. Here are the key points fr...