Labour Leader

Khan And Burnham Facing Labour Conference Axe

The Huffington Post | Paul Waugh | Posted 17.08.2017 | UK Politics

Jeremy Corbyn and his closest allies are to be given “starring” roles at the Labour party conference - but city mayors Andy Burnham and Sadiq Khan...

Corbyn Joins More Than 100 MPs To Condemn The Sun Over 'Nazi-Like Language'

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 17.08.2017 | UK

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has joined more than 100 MPs in condemning a Sun column they say used “Nazi-like language” to call for a solution to ...

Jeremy Corbyn Tells Media To Treat Him With 'Respect'

The Huffington Post | Ned Simons | Posted 15.08.2017 | UK Politics

Jeremy Corbyn has said the press should treat him with “respect” as he warned Theresa May the 2017 election was just a “dry run” for the next ...

Tony Blair Is 'Really Serious' About 'Remaking The Centre Left' Of British Politics

The Huffington Post | Ned Simons | Posted 10.08.2017 | UK Politics

Tony Blair has said he is “really serious” about “remaking the centre left in British politics”. In an interview with BBC Radio 4, the former ...

Jeremy Corbyn Condemns Violence On 'All Sides' In Venezuela But Praises Government For Helping Poor

The Huffington Post | Ned Simons | Posted 07.08.2017 | UK Politics

Jeremy Corbyn has condemned the violence in committed by “all sides” in Venezuela but praised the government led by President Maduro for having im...

Jeremy Corbyn Urged By Allies To Commit Labour To Keeping Free Movement

The Huffington Post | Ned Simons | Posted 04.08.2017 | UK Politics

Allies of Jeremy Corbyn including MPs, MEPs trade union leaders and senior Momentum figures have called on the Labour leader to commit to maintaining ...

Shadow Minister's Facebook Video Intensifies Labour Row Over 'Writing Off' Tuition Debts

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 25.07.2017 | UK Universities & Education

A Labour Party candidate told voters during the election campaign that Jeremy Corbyn would write off tuition fee debts for thousands of students, it h...

Here's What Jeremy Corbyn Actually Said About Student Debt Before The General Election

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 24.07.2017 | UK Universities & Education

Comments made by Jeremy Corbyn in an interview just days before the General Election claiming he would “deal” with student debt have sparked a fie...

Remaining Inside EU Customs Union Would Be A 'Disaster,' Says Barry Gardiner

The Huffington Post | Ned Simons | Posted 24.07.2017 | UK Politics

It would be a “disaster” for the United Kingdom to strike a customs union deal with the European Union, Labour’s shadow international trade secr...

Jeremy Corbyn Is 'Parroting Lies' Over Brexit

The Huffington Post | Owen Bennett | Posted 23.07.2017 | UK Politics

Labour Leader @jeremycorbyn rules out single market membership after Brexit. "The single market is dependent on membership of the EU" #marr pic.twitte...

Tories Slam Jeremy Corbyn Over Student Debt 'Vows' That Have 'Unravelled Like An Old Jumper'

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 20.07.2017 | UK Universities & Education

Tory universities minister Jo Johnson has launched a scathing attack on Jeremy Corbyn over the Labour leader’s pre-election promises about tuition f...

Corbyn Schools May Over National Minimum Wage

The Huffington Post | Paul Waugh | Posted 20.07.2017 | UK Politics

Theresa May was ridiculed by Jeremy Corbyn in Prime Minister’s Question Time as she forgot that Labour introduced the national minimum wage – and ...

Jeremy Corbyn Demands Theresa May Put An End To Medical Tests For Trans People

The Huffington Post | Rachel Wearmouth | Posted 19.07.2017 | UK Politics

Theresa May is under pressure to change equality law so trans people are not forced to undergo medical tests to prove their gender identity. Jeremy C...

Labour Accused Of 'Lying' To Young Voters Over Corbyn's 'Broken' Graduate Debt Pledge

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 17.07.2017 | UK Universities & Education

The Labour Party has been accused of “lying” to young voters after John McDonnell revealed that Jeremy Corbyn’s pledge to wipe out student debt ...

Tony Blair: I Pay Tribute To Jeremy Corbyn For The Election Campaign

The Huffington Post | Owen Bennett | Posted 16.07.2017 | UK Politics

"I've got to pay tribute to his temperament during the campaign" - Tony Blair praises @jeremycorbyn's General Election campaign #Ridge pic.twitter.com...

Tory MP Blames 'Left-Wing' Activists For 'Majority' Of Election Abuse Directed At MPs

The Huffington Post | Ned Simons | Posted 11.07.2017 | UK Politics

Left-wing activists are responsible for the “majority” of abuse directed at MPs and voters during the general election campaign, the Conservative ...

Corbyn And McDonnell Tell Election Rally They Will 'Bring The Tories Down'

The Huffington Post | Ned Simons | Posted 07.07.2017 | UK Politics

Jeremy Corbyn and John McDonnell have pledged to unseat Theresa May and her Conservative government, as a poll showed Labour had surged ahead of the T...

Corbyn Open To Plans To Make It Easier To Deselect MPs

The Huffington Post | Paul Waugh | Posted 06.07.2017 | UK Politics

Jeremy Corbyn could back radical plans to make it easier for party members to deselect sitting Labour MPs, senior sources have revealed. In what appea...

Corbyn Ready To Boycott Glastonbury Over Zero Hours

The Huffington Post | Paul Waugh | Posted 05.07.2017 | UK Politics

Jeremy Corbyn is open to boycotting Glastonbury if fails to abolish zero hours contracts or exploits migrant workers, senior party sources have sugges...

Jeremy Corbyn Accuses Theresa May Of 'Flip Flopping And Floundering' On Public Sector Pay Cap

The Huffington Post | Ned Simons | Posted 05.07.2017 | UK Politics

Jeremy Corbyn has accused Theresa May “flip flopping and floundering” on whether to scrap the 1% public sector pay cap. Speaking during prime mini...

Jeremy Corbyn Storms Ahead In Student Poll To Name Hedgehog

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 04.07.2017 | UK Universities & Education

Following the “earthquake” of young voters who turned out to support Labour in the General Election, it was pretty clear that Jeremy Corbyn is pop...

Labour MPs Should Face Deselection If They Fail To Back Jeremy Corbyn, Says Shadow Minister

The Huffington Post | Ned Simons | Posted 04.07.2017 | UK Politics

NEW: Corbyn ally & newly promoted MP Chris Williamson tells me he favours mandatory reselection of Labour candidates to 'concentrate minds'. pic.twitt...

The Waugh Zone Wednesday July 4, 2017

The Huffington Post | Paul Waugh | Posted 04.07.2017 | UK Politics

1. PAY DAY MOANS? As the Cabinet meets this morning, ministers will look united as they stroll up and down Downing Street uniformly refusing to answ...

Four Shadow Ministers Forced To Quit For Backing Soft Brexit

The Huffington Post | Paul Waugh | Posted 30.06.2017 | UK Politics

Jeremy Corbyn has sacked three of his top team - and forced another to quit - after they defied his orders not to back a ‘soft Brexit’ in the Comm...

The Waugh Zone Tuesday June 27 2017

The Huffington Post | Paul Waugh | Posted 27.06.2017 | UK Politics

1. SOS BELFAST When Theresa May chairs Cabinet this morning, she will sit just a little more securely in her seat thanks to the DUP-Tory deal. Her s...