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  • Corbyn strengthens position as final leadership nominations come in

    Jeremy Corbyn has secured the backing of almost 300 Constituency Labour Parties (CLPs), in the latest sign that the favourite remains in pole position to be re-elected leader next month. Supporting nominations closed in the leadership contest today, with 285 CLPs giving their support to Corbyn, and 53 going to Owen Smith. Corbyn also won […]

  • Unite secures minimum wage victory for Sports Direct workers

    Thousands of workers at Sports Direct’s Shirebrook warehouse in Derbyshire are set to receive back pay totalling an estimated £1 million for non-payment of the minimum wage, Britain’ largest union, Unite announced today (Monday 15 August). 96 per cent of Unite members directly employed by Sports Direct at Shirebrook backed the deal secured by Unite. […]

  • Why are people so disaffected by the Labour party

    Why are people so disaffected by the Labour party? As I write this there has been a backlash against MP’s that have delivered a significant vote of no confidence in their leader Jeremy Corbyn and whilst the members of the Labour party are up in arms about this as they voted him as their leader […]