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The New Statesman
Jeremy Corbyn and his opponents are now locked in a permanent strugglein the six months between signalling his leadership ambitions and launching his
Jeremy Corbyn and his opponents are now locked in a permanent struggle
The New Statesman / Posted 9 hours ago
in the six months between signalling his leadership ambitions and launching his campaign. Comparisons are drawn with Ed Miliband, who allowed his opponents to fill the vacuum following his victory in 2010. Smith has made electability his... Read more
10h
The New Statesman
Brexit is the beginning of the end for Northern Irelandtalked about “the supermarket test”: how people in Tesco or Lidl would say “I w
Brexit is the beginning of the end for Northern Ireland
The New Statesman / Posted 10 hours ago
talked about “the supermarket test”: how people in Tesco or Lidl would say “I want to vote Labour, but I can’t vote for Ed Miliband”. He urged Labour’s representatives in the Houses of Parliament to “apply the supermarket test for Jeremy Corbyn and... Read more
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Daily Mirror
How many of Owen Smith's 20 big pledges has Jeremy Corbyn suggested before?and give people the job security they need." Is this a previous Corbyn policy?
How many of Owen Smith's 20 big pledges has Jeremy Corbyn suggested before?
Daily Mirror / Posted 13 hours ago
and give people the job security they need." Is this a previous Corbyn policy? YES GettyBoth Jeremy Corbyn and Ed Miliband backed scrapping zero-hour contracts 5. Stop the public sector pay freeze What has Owen Smith promised? He will end... Read more
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The New Statesman
A first look at this week’s magazine | Summer double issuetalked about “the supermarket test”: how people in Tesco or Lidl would say “I w
A first look at this week’s magazine | Summer double issue
The New Statesman / Posted 14 hours ago
talked about “the supermarket test”: how people in Tesco or Lidl would say “I want to vote Labour, but I can’t vote for Ed Miliband”. He urged Labour’s representatives in the Houses of Parliament to “apply the supermarket test for Jeremy Corbyn and... Read more
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express
John McDonnell facing backlash after repeating he would like to 'assassinate' ThatcherBBC Radio Four show, Any Questions, while he was running for the Labour leaders
John McDonnell facing backlash after repeating he would like to 'assassinate' Thatcher
express / Posted yesterday
BBC Radio Four show, Any Questions, while he was running for the Labour leadership in 2010 - a race in which he lost to Ed Miliband. He said: “They asked me a question: If you could go back in time what act would you do? And I said I’d go back and... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Thanks to Theresa May, we're free to shop at Waitrose without apologising for itthink we believe politicos who live in London mansions spend their whole time r
Thanks to Theresa May, we're free to shop at Waitrose without apologising for it
Daily Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
think we believe politicos who live in London mansions spend their whole time refuelling on bacon butties (remember Ed Miliband failing to masticate like a man of the people?) in greasy spoons when we all know their natural habitat is the River... Read more
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express
Leading Labour donor orders MPs to ditch Corbyn and set up new party NOWat a special conference on September 24. Mr Allam, who donated more than £600,
Leading Labour donor orders MPs to ditch Corbyn and set up new party NOW
express / Posted 2 days ago
at a special conference on September 24. Mr Allam, who donated more than £600,000 to Labour under former leader Ed Miliband, told The Times he would not fund Mr Smith’s leadership bid but would offer cash to any MPs looking to set up a... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Jeremy Corbyn cult leading Labour to a bitter endare fatally undermined by his absence of fealty over 32 years to Neil Kinnock,
Jeremy Corbyn cult leading Labour to a bitter end
Daily Mirror / Posted 3 days ago
are fatally undermined by his absence of fealty over 32 years to Neil Kinnock, John Smith, Tony Blair, Gordon Brown or Ed Miliband. I’ve argued before and I’ll state again that in Westminster the MPs who stomped off should un-resign, pull... Read more
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Daily Record
Jeremy Corbyn will QUIT if he loses to Theresa May according to his allyinevitable. Of course it would – any Labour leader who loses an election usuall
Jeremy Corbyn will QUIT if he loses to Theresa May according to his ally
Daily Record / Posted 3 days ago
inevitable. Of course it would – any Labour leader who loses an election usually goes.” The last two Labour leaders - Ed Miliband and Gordon Brown - both resigned after losing general elections. However Neil Kinnock did survive his 1987 failure... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Jeremy Corbyn WILL quit as leader if Labour loses next general electioninevitable. Of course it would – any Labour leader who loses an election usuall
Jeremy Corbyn WILL quit as leader if Labour loses next general election
Daily Mirror / Posted 3 days ago
inevitable. Of course it would – any Labour leader who loses an election usually goes.” The last two Labour leaders - Ed Miliband and Gordon Brown - both resigned after losing general elections. However Neil Kinnock did survive his 1987 failure... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Poverty stricken workers paid just 30p an hour to make Jeremy Corbyn campaign t-shirtsminimum standards. "We refuse to work with any supplier who does not uphold th
Poverty stricken workers paid just 30p an hour to make Jeremy Corbyn campaign t-shirts
Daily Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
minimum standards. "We refuse to work with any supplier who does not uphold these standards." In 2014 T-shirts worn by Ed Miliband, Nick Clegg and Harriet Harman celebrating feminism were reported to have been produced by poverty stricken migrant... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Owen Smith's on how his mining family background made him who he isto do.” I first met Smith through the BBC, debating with him on Radio Wales wh
Owen Smith's on how his mining family background made him who he is
Daily Mirror / Posted 4 days ago
to do.” I first met Smith through the BBC, debating with him on Radio Wales when he was shadow Welsh Secretary under Ed Miliband. He got the more high-profile role of shadow Work and Pensions ­Secretary under Corbyn. We were at a Labour Party... Read more
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chroniclelive
Tories appoint more women PMs than North East cabinet ministers of lateMP in his entire cabinet. And it was Brown who was the last leader to include
Tories appoint more women PMs than North East cabinet ministers of late
chroniclelive / Posted 4 days ago
MP in his entire cabinet. And it was Brown who was the last leader to include a representative from our region - David Miliband, whose constituency was South Shields. In contrast, Tony Blair had nine MPs from the North East in his cabinet. As... Read more
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heraldscotland
Can the volatility in British politics be traced back four years to a Glasgow kiss in a Commons bar?for the Falkirk constituency for the 2016 General Election. This, of course, i
Can the volatility in British politics be traced back four years to a Glasgow kiss in a Commons bar?
heraldscotland / Posted 5 days ago
for the Falkirk constituency for the 2016 General Election. This, of course, itself led onto an almighty row between Ed Miliband’s Labour Party and Unite with allegations made that the trade union, which just happens to be Labour’s biggest... Read more
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The New Statesman
Cabinet audit: what does the appointment of Andrea Leadsom as Environment Secretary mean for policy?many of our guests and could not avoid a chuckle when, within seconds of each o
Cabinet audit: what does the appointment of Andrea Leadsom as Environment Secretary mean for policy?
The New Statesman / Posted 5 days ago
many of our guests and could not avoid a chuckle when, within seconds of each other, texts arrived from Nigel Farage and Ed Miliband. It probably will not be appreciated by either of them, but they are in fact united, albeit through cricket. Farage... Read more
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The New Statesman
Cabinet audit: what does the appointment of Liam Fox as International Trade Secretary mean for policy?many of our guests and could not avoid a chuckle when, within seconds of each o
Cabinet audit: what does the appointment of Liam Fox as International Trade Secretary mean for policy?
The New Statesman / Posted 5 days ago
many of our guests and could not avoid a chuckle when, within seconds of each other, texts arrived from Nigel Farage and Ed Miliband. It probably will not be appreciated by either of them, but they are in fact united, albeit through cricket. Farage... Read more
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Scotsman
Joyce McMillan: New Labour, not Corbyn, to blameproblems, but a sign of how severe they had become. Jeremy Corbyn was elected l
Joyce McMillan: New Labour, not Corbyn, to blame
Scotsman / Posted 6 days ago
problems, but a sign of how severe they had become. Jeremy Corbyn was elected leader only in September last year, after Ed Miliband led the party to defeat in the 2015 general election; and Corbyn won the leadership because the other candidates... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Corbyn launches bid to remain UK Labour leaderleader and he has strong grassroots support but Smith is backed by 162 of the p
Corbyn launches bid to remain UK Labour leader
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 days ago
leader and he has strong grassroots support but Smith is backed by 162 of the party's 230 MPs including former leader Ed Miliband. Some 180,000 Labour supporters have signed up to vote in recent days. "We, the Labour party, will be stronger,... Read more
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Evening Standard
When will Labour be a decent Opposition?day as PM, some grace, humour and ease. Whatever else can be said about the La
When will Labour be a decent Opposition?
Evening Standard / Posted 6 days ago
day as PM, some grace, humour and ease. Whatever else can be said about the Labour electoral system as reformed by Ed Miliband, it shared responsibility between MPs, unions and party members. The present system, unlike that of the Tories,... Read more
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International Business Times
Labour leadership contest: What you need to know as Jeremy Corbyn and Owen Smith go head to head on the "soft left" of Labour, has been MP for Pontypridd since 2010. He was pro
Labour leadership contest: What you need to know as Jeremy Corbyn and Owen Smith go head to head
International Business Times / Posted 6 days ago
on the "soft left" of Labour, has been MP for Pontypridd since 2010. He was promoted to Shadow Welsh Secretary under Ed Miliband in 2012, before going on to take the role of Shadow Work and Pensions Secretary under Corbyn in 2015 until his... Read more
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heraldscotland
Corbyn confident but not complacent of winning new leadership election as electorate tops 500,000as 10 MEPs. Among his nominators were former rival Angela Eagle, who withdrew f
Corbyn confident but not complacent of winning new leadership election as electorate tops 500,000
heraldscotland / Posted 7 days ago
as 10 MEPs. Among his nominators were former rival Angela Eagle, who withdrew from the race on Tuesday, and ex-leader Ed Miliband. The ruling National Executive Committee decided that Mr Corbyn, as incumbent leader, was not required to meet the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Smith, Corbyn battle for UK Labour leadershipin favour of Britain staying in the European Union. In a statement on his Face
Smith, Corbyn battle for UK Labour leadership
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 7 days ago
in favour of Britain staying in the European Union. In a statement on his Facebook page, former Labour leader Ed Miliband urged party members to support Smith. "I believe Owen can build a Labour Party and a country of which we can be... Read more
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The New Statesman
This week's magazine | The English revoltmany of our guests and could not avoid a chuckle when, within seconds of each o
This week's magazine | The English revolt
The New Statesman / Posted 7 days ago
many of our guests and could not avoid a chuckle when, within seconds of each other, texts arrived from Nigel Farage and Ed Miliband. It probably will not be appreciated by either of them, but they are in fact united, albeit through cricket. Farage... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Jeremy Corbyn is killing Labour: why are Hilary Benn and his colleagues not bothering to stop him?assume the top job. When the last Labour government was hurtling towards certa
Jeremy Corbyn is killing Labour: why are Hilary Benn and his colleagues not bothering to stop him?
Daily Telegraph / Posted 7 days ago
assume the top job. When the last Labour government was hurtling towards certain defeat, first Alan Johnson and then David Miliband faced demands to challenge Gordon Brown. They refused, and it was left to others who harboured no leadership... Read more
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Environmental Data Interactive Exchange
The demise of DECC: What next for the UK's green business prospects?organisations have already aired their views over the abolishment of DECC, and
The demise of DECC: What next for the UK's green business prospects?
Environmental Data Interactive Exchange / Posted 7 days ago
organisations have already aired their views over the abolishment of DECC, and while reactions from the likes of Ed Miliband reached a state of fevered-anger, businesses are aware that opportunity can be carved from chaos and... Read more
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Times of Malta
Post-Brexit uncertaintiesI still recall the last televised debate prior to the election wherein Nicola S
Post-Brexit uncertainties
Times of Malta / Posted 8 days ago
I still recall the last televised debate prior to the election wherein Nicola Sturgeon asked then Labour leader Ed Miliband whether he would be prepared to enter into a coalition government with the Scottish Nationalist Party (SNP) to oust... Read more
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BBC News
Theresa May’s economic medicinetwo strands of thinking and two personalities who would not have been overly co
Theresa May’s economic medicine
BBC News / Posted 8 days ago
two strands of thinking and two personalities who would not have been overly comfortable in each other's company - Ed Miliband and Margaret Thatcher. The speech built on her article in The Times on Monday and is important for a number of... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Eagle withdraws from UK Labour leadership conteststruggle to get. Smith received 88 nominations - way more than the 51 needed.
Eagle withdraws from UK Labour leadership contest
News 24 South Africa / Posted 8 days ago
struggle to get. Smith received 88 nominations - way more than the 51 needed. His backers included former party leader Ed Miliband and former foreign minister Margaret Beckett. It is understood Eagle withdrew to prevent the publication of the... Read more
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walesonline
Owen Smith's story so far in his most memorable quotesvolume of cuts we are seeing in Wales and the attitude to reducing Welsh MPs an
Owen Smith's story so far in his most memorable quotes
walesonline / Posted 8 days ago
volume of cuts we are seeing in Wales and the attitude to reducing Welsh MPs and our representation in Parliament.”On Ed Miliband’s selection as leader, September 2010 “All along, I have thought that Ed Miliband is the right man to do this... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
All-male contest for Labour leadership as Eagle pulls out to back Smithtwo MEPs - easily passing the threshold of 51 required to get on to the ballot
All-male contest for Labour leadership as Eagle pulls out to back Smith
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 8 days ago
two MEPs - easily passing the threshold of 51 required to get on to the ballot paper. Among his backers were ex-leader Ed Miliband and former interim leader Dame Margaret Beckett, who last year said she had been a "moron" to nominate Mr Corbyn to... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
All-male contest for Labour leadership as Eagle pulls out to back Smithtwo MEPs - easily passing the threshold of 51 required to get on to the ballot
All-male contest for Labour leadership as Eagle pulls out to back Smith
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 8 days ago
two MEPs - easily passing the threshold of 51 required to get on to the ballot paper. Among his backers were ex-leader Ed Miliband and former interim leader Dame Margaret Beckett, who last year said she had been a "moron" to nominate Mr Corbyn to... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
All-male contest for Labour leadership as Eagle pulls out to back Smithtwo MEPs - easily passing the threshold of 51 required to get on to the ballot
All-male contest for Labour leadership as Eagle pulls out to back Smith
Croydon Guardian / Posted 8 days ago
two MEPs - easily passing the threshold of 51 required to get on to the ballot paper. Among his backers were ex-leader Ed Miliband and former interim leader Dame Margaret Beckett, who last year said she had been a "moron" to nominate Mr Corbyn to... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
All-male contest for Labour leadership as Eagle pulls out to back Smithtwo MEPs - easily passing the threshold of 51 required to get on to the ballot
All-male contest for Labour leadership as Eagle pulls out to back Smith
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 8 days ago
two MEPs - easily passing the threshold of 51 required to get on to the ballot paper. Among his backers were ex-leader Ed Miliband and former interim leader Dame Margaret Beckett, who last year said she had been a "moron" to nominate Mr Corbyn to... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
All-male contest for Labour leadership as Eagle pulls out to back Smithtwo MEPs - easily passing the threshold of 51 required to get on to the ballot
All-male contest for Labour leadership as Eagle pulls out to back Smith
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 8 days ago
two MEPs - easily passing the threshold of 51 required to get on to the ballot paper. Among his backers were ex-leader Ed Miliband and former interim leader Dame Margaret Beckett, who last year said she had been a "moron" to nominate Mr Corbyn to... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
All-male contest for Labour leadership as Eagle pulls out to back Smithtwo MEPs - easily passing the threshold of 51 required to get on to the ballot
All-male contest for Labour leadership as Eagle pulls out to back Smith
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 8 days ago
two MEPs - easily passing the threshold of 51 required to get on to the ballot paper. Among his backers were ex-leader Ed Miliband and former interim leader Dame Margaret Beckett, who last year said she had been a "moron" to nominate Mr Corbyn to... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Eagle withdraws from UK Labour leadership conteststruggle to get. Smith received 88 nominations - way more than the 51 needed.
Eagle withdraws from UK Labour leadership contest
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 8 days ago
struggle to get. Smith received 88 nominations - way more than the 51 needed. His backers included former party leader Ed Miliband and former foreign minister Margaret Beckett. It is understood Eagle withdrew to prevent the publication of the... Read more
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Northern Echo
All-male contest for Labour leadership as Eagle pulls out to back Smithtwo MEPs - easily passing the threshold of 51 required to get on to the ballot
All-male contest for Labour leadership as Eagle pulls out to back Smith
Northern Echo / Posted 8 days ago
two MEPs - easily passing the threshold of 51 required to get on to the ballot paper. Among his backers were ex-leader Ed Miliband and former interim leader Dame Margaret Beckett, who last year said she had been a "moron" to nominate Mr Corbyn to... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
All-male contest for Labour leadership as Eagle pulls out to back Smithtwo MEPs - easily passing the threshold of 51 required to get on to the ballot
All-male contest for Labour leadership as Eagle pulls out to back Smith
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
two MEPs - easily passing the threshold of 51 required to get on to the ballot paper. Among his backers were ex-leader Ed Miliband and former interim leader Dame Margaret Beckett, who last year said she had been a "moron" to nominate Mr Corbyn to... Read more
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Market Watch
We’ve learned the wrong lesson from the Iraq War: Never interveneHammond recognized that it was the Iraq War that had “poisoned the well” of pub
We’ve learned the wrong lesson from the Iraq War: Never intervene
Market Watch / Posted 8 days ago
Hammond recognized that it was the Iraq War that had “poisoned the well” of public opinion, while former Labour leader Ed Miliband said the British public, “want us to learn the lessons of Iraq.” The Chilcot report found that the case for... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
All-male contest for Labour leadership as Eagle pulls out to back Smithtwo MEPs - easily passing the threshold of 51 required to get on to the ballot
All-male contest for Labour leadership as Eagle pulls out to back Smith
Kingston Guardian / Posted 8 days ago
two MEPs - easily passing the threshold of 51 required to get on to the ballot paper. Among his backers were ex-leader Ed Miliband and former interim leader Dame Margaret Beckett, who last year said she had been a "moron" to nominate Mr Corbyn to... Read more
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Oxford Mail
All-male contest for Labour leadership as Eagle pulls out to back Smithtwo MEPs - easily passing the threshold of 51 required to get on to the ballot
All-male contest for Labour leadership as Eagle pulls out to back Smith
Oxford Mail / Posted 8 days ago
two MEPs - easily passing the threshold of 51 required to get on to the ballot paper. Among his backers were ex-leader Ed Miliband and former interim leader Dame Margaret Beckett, who last year said she had been a "moron" to nominate Mr Corbyn to... Read more
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Streatham Guardian
All-male contest for Labour leadership as Eagle pulls out to back Smithtwo MEPs - easily passing the threshold of 51 required to get on to the ballot
All-male contest for Labour leadership as Eagle pulls out to back Smith
Streatham Guardian / Posted 8 days ago
two MEPs - easily passing the threshold of 51 required to get on to the ballot paper. Among his backers were ex-leader Ed Miliband and former interim leader Dame Margaret Beckett, who last year said she had been a "moron" to nominate Mr Corbyn to... Read more
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Bury Times
All-male contest for Labour leadership as Eagle pulls out to back Smithtwo MEPs - easily passing the threshold of 51 required to get on to the ballot
All-male contest for Labour leadership as Eagle pulls out to back Smith
Bury Times / Posted 8 days ago
two MEPs - easily passing the threshold of 51 required to get on to the ballot paper. Among his backers were ex-leader Ed Miliband and former interim leader Dame Margaret Beckett, who last year said she had been a "moron" to nominate Mr Corbyn to... Read more
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Gazette
All-male contest for Labour leadership as Eagle pulls out to back Smithtwo MEPs - easily passing the threshold of 51 required to get on to the ballot
All-male contest for Labour leadership as Eagle pulls out to back Smith
Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
two MEPs - easily passing the threshold of 51 required to get on to the ballot paper. Among his backers were ex-leader Ed Miliband and former interim leader Dame Margaret Beckett, who last year said she had been a "moron" to nominate Mr Corbyn to... Read more
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guardian-series
All-male contest for Labour leadership as Eagle pulls out to back Smithtwo MEPs - easily passing the threshold of 51 required to get on to the ballot
All-male contest for Labour leadership as Eagle pulls out to back Smith
guardian-series / Posted 8 days ago
two MEPs - easily passing the threshold of 51 required to get on to the ballot paper. Among his backers were ex-leader Ed Miliband and former interim leader Dame Margaret Beckett, who last year said she had been a "moron" to nominate Mr Corbyn to... Read more
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Harrow Times
All-male contest for Labour leadership as Eagle pulls out to back Smithtwo MEPs - easily passing the threshold of 51 required to get on to the ballot
All-male contest for Labour leadership as Eagle pulls out to back Smith
Harrow Times / Posted 8 days ago
two MEPs - easily passing the threshold of 51 required to get on to the ballot paper. Among his backers were ex-leader Ed Miliband and former interim leader Dame Margaret Beckett, who last year said she had been a "moron" to nominate Mr Corbyn to... Read more
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Gazette News
All-male contest for Labour leadership as Eagle pulls out to back Smithtwo MEPs - easily passing the threshold of 51 required to get on to the ballot
All-male contest for Labour leadership as Eagle pulls out to back Smith
Gazette News / Posted 8 days ago
two MEPs - easily passing the threshold of 51 required to get on to the ballot paper. Among his backers were ex-leader Ed Miliband and former interim leader Dame Margaret Beckett, who last year said she had been a "moron" to nominate Mr Corbyn to... Read more
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This is West Country
All-male contest for Labour leadership as Eagle pulls out to back Smithtwo MEPs - easily passing the threshold of 51 required to get on to the ballot
All-male contest for Labour leadership as Eagle pulls out to back Smith
This is West Country / Posted 8 days ago
two MEPs - easily passing the threshold of 51 required to get on to the ballot paper. Among his backers were ex-leader Ed Miliband and former interim leader Dame Margaret Beckett, who last year said she had been a "moron" to nominate Mr Corbyn to... Read more
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Bolton News
All-male contest for Labour leadership as Eagle pulls out to back Smithtwo MEPs - easily passing the threshold of 51 required to get on to the ballot
All-male contest for Labour leadership as Eagle pulls out to back Smith
Bolton News / Posted 8 days ago
two MEPs - easily passing the threshold of 51 required to get on to the ballot paper. Among his backers were ex-leader Ed Miliband and former interim leader Dame Margaret Beckett, who last year said she had been a "moron" to nominate Mr Corbyn to... Read more
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Scotsman
Angela Eagle quits Labour leadership contest and backs Owen Smitheasily clearing the 51 hurdle to get his name onto the ballot paper. Among his
Angela Eagle quits Labour leadership contest and backs Owen Smith
Scotsman / Posted 8 days ago
easily clearing the 51 hurdle to get his name onto the ballot paper. Among his nominators is former party leader Ed Miliband. Incumbent leader Mr Corbyn was not required to secure nominations to take part in the contest, following a ruling... Read more
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