Jeremy Corbyn

David Cameron’s larynx joins the Labour party

27 March 2017 16:05

Given that Owen Jones, Glenda Jackson and Derek Hatton are just a handful of the figures to recently turn on Jeremy…

Labour can only survive by pretending Corbyn has gone

24 March 2017 15:47

In spite of everything against them, the Labour party scored an historic victory last night in the City of London.…

Jeremy Corbyn finally reads the Tory manifesto

22 March 2017 14:25

PMQs this week was a rather more even affair than usual. Since the Budget, the Labour leader’s team have clearly…

PMQs sketch: Come on Eileen, says Corbyn

22 March 2017 13:00

A bizarre exercise in diplomacy from Jeremy Corbyn at PMQs. He manoeuvred the PM into a tricky corner and then…

Revealed: the 63 Labour seats the Tories could snatch at the next election

20 March 2017 15:57

Theresa May has once again ruled out a snap general election but that doesn’t mean the temptation to hold one…

What hard-left plot? Corbyn and Watson go on ‘away day’

20 March 2017 14:27

This morning, Tom Watson kicked off the day with an appearance on Sky News, where he complained that the hard left are behind…

Jeremy Corbyn misses open goal at PMQs

15 March 2017 14:15

The government’s decision to announce a U-turn on the planned rise in Class 4 National Insurance contributions minutes before PMQs meant…

The Corbynistas abandon Corbyn

14 March 2017 15:41

Last night Jeremy Corbyn gathered with thousands of supporters on Parliament Square to protest against the government’s failure to guarantee…

Philip Hammond brews trouble with his National Insurance hike

8 March 2017 15:20

Philip Hammond had, in his first few months of Chancellor, gained rather a reputation for being an ‘Eeyore’ about the…

Jeremy Corbyn’s bleak Budget response fails to trouble the Chancellor

8 March 2017 14:55

Jeremy Corbyn now has more experience of responding to Budgets than the Chancellor of the Exchequer who he stood opposite…

Jeremy Corbyn’s Brexit breakfast blunder

8 March 2017 14:18

We all know that Brexit means Brexit – but not if you’re Jeremy Corbyn, it seems. During his response to…

A perfect example of how Corbyn’s inability to think on his feet lets him down

8 March 2017 12:42

Today’s Prime Minister’s Questions was a good example of how Jeremy Corbyn’s inability to be nimble on his feet lets…

The opposition-shaped hole in British politics

7 March 2017 15:20

If you want to judge the extent of the crisis that is paralysing the left, look at this morning’s Guardian.…

Will Theresa May change her mind on an early general election?

7 March 2017 12:27

Downing Street has rejected William Hague’s call for a snap general election. The former Conservative leader argues in his Telegraph…

Jeremy Corbyn’s tax stunt has an undesired effect

5 March 2017 23:03

As Budget day approaches, the opposition are attempting to pile pressure on the Tories. As part of these efforts, Jeremy Corbyn has…

Labour’s membership drop is great news for the party

3 March 2017 14:26

Were I a Labour party strategist I wouldn’t be too distressed by the news that the party has lost 26,000…

Can John McDonnell’s ‘tea offensive’ finally bring Labour together?

2 March 2017 15:19

What is Labour’s priority at the moment? Normally the sensible answer for an Opposition party would be that it needs…

What’s next for Jeremy Corbyn?

1 March 2017 17:59

Got a daff pinned to your lapel? I haven’t. St David’s Day caused a predictable outbreak of Taffy-fondling in the…

Today’s PMQs only really got started when Corbyn sat down

1 March 2017 13:18

The clash between the Leader of the Opposition and the Prime Minister used to be the main event at PMQs.…

How Corbyn failed to transform PMQs

1 March 2017 11:07

Prime Minister’s Questions is now regarded in Westminster as being even more pointless than it used to be before. The…

Introducing Corbyn’s new spinner: the Straight Left comrade who is Mandelson’s old communist chum

27 February 2017 9:04

After Jeremy Corbyn’s campaigns chief Simon Fletcher quit his role earlier this month, it was branded a victory for Seumas…

Jeremy Corbyn thanks the SNP… at Scottish Labour conference

26 February 2017 14:01

Oh dear. Although Paul Mason has taken to the airwaves this morning to suggest that Scottish independence would be a good…

Shami Chakrabarti and Peter Whittle play the by-election blame game

26 February 2017 12:06

Shami Chakrabarti and Peter Whittle would probably furiously deny playing by the same political rules. But this morning on the…

Labour haven’t hit rock bottom yet

25 February 2017 10:35

Copeland was a truly awful result for Labour. But as I say in The Sun this morning, the really alarming…

Will the Labour membership ever change its mind about its leader?

24 February 2017 17:51

Labour’s famously vocal moderates have been awfully quiet today, given one of their number – Jamie Reed – has just…