Labour

Blur drummer DAVID ROWNTREE on the perils of touring Europe with his band before the era of open borders. And why Brexit would be such a damaging step backwards

Jeremy Corbyn pledged an end to austerity and insisted Labour has what it takes to win back Leave voters in the next election, during a visit to a solidly Brexit-voting area of the Midlands.

Too often Jeremy Corbyn has shirked his responsibility to hold the government to account on Brexit – not today.

Tim Walker talks to the former attorney general who is now eloquently making the case for a People’s Vote.

The PM is gambling on an appeal to Labour but she could still get her cards from the Tories

Tony Blair has warned Labour MPs from Leave constituencies to hold their nerve, as the “alternatives are all worse”.

“This is the end ...” hinted Theresa May while talking about austerity during her conference speech (once she had stopped dancing around the stage).

Shadow Brexit secretary Sir Keir Starmer has demanded the government does not plunge the UK into a “vague or blind Brexit”.

The campaign for a People’s Vote has been transformed by the Labour Party, says ZOE WILLIAMS. But now we need to start making a new Remain case

In part one of our exclusive extracts from his latest diaries, ALASTAIR CAMPBELL gives the inside story on the final days of the last Labour government and what led to a defeat from which the party has yet to recover.

He might seem to have re-shaped left-wing politics in his image, but the Labour leader is still some way off creating the social movement needed to convert his vision into reality. STEVEN FIELDING reports

Mourners have been urged to “build a better world” at a ceremony to name a square in the centre of Brussels after murdered Labour MP Jo Cox.

Jeremy Corbyn’s anger isn’t unappealing, it’s a refreshing thing in a world of mushy centrists, writes MIC WRIGHT.

The opposition leader forgot the Labour’s six key Brexit tests on the same day the party claimed Theresa May’s Brexit plan was failing them.

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn used his conference speech to declare that “all options are on the table” regarding Brexit.

Critics of a People’s Vote are looking at it the wrong way around, says Matt Qvortrup, a man described by the BBC as ‘the world’s leading authority on referendums’

Union baron Len McCluskey has bizarrely claimed that any second referendum should not include an option to stay in the EU.

Jeremy Corbyn has confirmed he will back a second referendum if Labour conference votes in favour.

Labour’s left have picked up one of the worst tactics of the USA’s racist right, says James Ball.

Labour leader flounders as zealots keep of agenda on left and right

The shorts are safely back in the drawer and the paddling pool has been deflated – Britain’s MPs are back to school.

Former foreign secretary Boris Johnson has laid into the prime minister’s Chequers plan, accusing her and the government of surrendering to Brussels.

In his parting letter to staff the editor of the Daily Mail said he hoped he had made Britain a better place to live.

There have always been two compelling practical reasons for the Labour leadership to come out against Brexit: the first is that it would win them votes.

The electoral logic is inescapable, and even Corbyn will soon grasp it... Labour must support a People’s Vote, says historian of the Labour movement FRANCIS BECKETT

As conference season looms one party has the chance to seize the initiative, says JANE MERRICK, as she outlines why their annual gathering is vital for the Lib Dems

There is still time to force the opposition leader to back a People’s Vote, argues RICHARD ANGELL

Jeremy Corbyn has once again failed to answer a key question on Brexit - despite being asked it six times just the day before.

Jeremy Corbyn was asked six times whether he believed Britain would be better off outside the EU – and failed to answer each time.

Jeremy Corbyn’s most vocal fan is going to extreme lengths to defend his idol from Labour’s anti-Semitism crisis. DAVID PAXTON analyses his increasingly-tortured logic.

ANTI-BREXIT EVENTS

Grassroots anti-Brexit campaigners are increasing the pressure on politicians ahead of a series of important votes this year. Here is a list of the events organised across Britain in the coming weeks and months.

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