Hugh Gaitskell (1955-1963) George Brown (1963-1976) Harold Wilson (1963-1976) James Callaghan (1976-1980) Michael Foot (1980- 1983) Neil Kinnock (1983-1992) John Smith (1992-1994) Margaret Beckett (1994) Tony Blair (1994-2007) Gordon Brown (2007-2010) Harriet Harman (2010 then again in 2015) Ed Miliband (2010-2015) Jeremy Corbyn (1949) … [Read more...] about Labour leadership election odds and candidates – who will be the next party leader?
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The shadow Brexit secretary, who has 68 nominations from the parliamentary party, tweeted: 'I'm disappointed the Party hasn't organised hustings in the South East, East of England or Yorkshire. Labour can win the next election, but only if we win back people's trust across the UK. … [Read more...] about Labour leadership election will be a FIVE-WAY battle as Emily Thornberry wins last-gasp backing from fellow MPs to get over the line – but Clive Lewis is OUT after winning backing of just FIVE (including himself)
Labour leadership race to enter next phase Madeline Grant: Erasmus scheme always more about European empire-building Roger Bootle: The Chancellor cannot escape the constraints of budget deficit Anti-Semitism election row was stoked by Israel, Labour report says Subscribe to the Telegraph, free for 30 days Labour MPs have urged party members to seize on the historic opportunity to elect their first female leader, as the shortlist of candidates was yesterday whittled down to just one man and four women. … [Read more...] about Labour leadership: Labour has historic opportunity to appoint female leader as shortlist features one man against four women
"He is in the end a liar, he is callous, he doesn’t care, he plays at politics, he plays with people’s lives," she said. "He has a woman problem - he certainly has a problem with me." … [Read more...] about Labour leadership hustings hit by furious row over rivals ‘keeping quiet’ on anti-Semitism
Who is backing who in the Labour leadership race? Labour MPs have begun nominating their preferred candidate for the next leader of the party. The nominations are public and due to be updated every day until January 13. Here are the nominations so far: … [Read more...] about Jeremy Corbyn’s eccentric ally Barry Gardiner pulls out of Labour leadership race after less than a DAY as MPs refuse to back him