Labour attacks Brexit date 'gimmick' as MPs begin scrutiny

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Several Tory MPs have joined Labour in demanding Theresa May withdraw a key Brexit legislation amendment to set the exact time of EU departure in law. Ministers say being “crystal... Read More

Labour suspends Luton North MP Kelvin Hopkins

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Labour has suspended Luton North MP Kelvin Hopkins after an allegation of sexual harassment. The party has not given any details of the nature of the claims but the BBC... Read More

Labour suspends MP Jared O'Mara over abusive comments

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MP Jared O’Mara has been suspended by Labour while it investigates misogynistic and homophobic comments he is alleged to have made. The Sheffield Hallam MP has apologised for online remarks... Read More

Labour demands changes to Brexit repeal bill

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Labour will back Conservative rebels over Brexit unless the prime minister accepts changes to its repeal bill, the party’s shadow Brexit secretary says. Sir Keir Starmer wants six changes to... Read More

Labour criticises government hospital asset sales

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Labour has accused the government of selling off valuable hospital assets to help plug a hole in NHS finances. Figures from data body NHS Digital show that the amount of... Read More

Queen's Speech: Labour to force vote on public pay cap

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Media playback is unsupported on your device Labour is to table an amendment to the Queen’s Speech calling for the 1% public sector pay cap and cuts to the police... Read More

How to make labour wards safer

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Failure to monitor properly baby heart rates during labour is one reason why some newborns are dying on UK maternity wards, an investigation has found. The Each Baby Counts inquiry,... Read More

'Stay involved': grime stars hail young voters turning out for Labour

'Stay involved': grime stars hail young voters turning out for Labour

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[unable to retrieve full-text content] After championing Jeremy Corbyn with the #grime4corbyn movement, JME, Stormzy and other musicians are celebrating Labour’s gains – and landing a big blow against political... Read More