Boris Johnson’s pledge to “level-up” the UK’s regions has been called into question after he was accused of failing to stop a ferry company paying staff less than £2-an-hour in the North.
Elements of Margaret Thatcher’s approach to politics were allowed to continue under Tony Blair, Labour leadership contender Lisa Nandy has said.
Rebecca Long-Bailey has said she would take Labour in “completely different directions” from Jeremy Corbyn amid criticism that she is the continuity candidate in the leadership race.
Rebecca Long-Bailey has announced her backing for a change in the way Labour selects its parliamentary candidates as she called for a “democratic revolution” within the country and party.
Jess Phillips has abandoned her bid to become Labour’s next leader as she admitted she would not be able to bring the party together after its “cataclysmic” election defeat.
New Labour members have until Monday afternoon to join the party in order to vote in the leadership election.
Labour leadership contender Jess Phillips has insisted she has no plans for the UK to rejoin the EU after Brexit and is not an “uber Remainer”.
Jeremy Corbyn’s reported nominations for the Dissolution Honours List have raised eyebrows for including ex-Commons Speaker John Bercow – a former Tory MP.
Labour is nominating former Commons speaker John Bercow for a peerage, according to reports.
The first hustings of the Labour leadership battle saw contenders clash over the way the party has dealt with anti-Semitism.
Contenders in the race to replace Jeremy Corbyn as Labour leader have called for unity despite jostling for position in the first hustings of the campaign.