Owen Smith

Is Owen Smith ‘radical’ or ‘normal’? He needs to be both to defeat Corbyn

20 July 2016 8:45

Owen Smith has told us he’s both ‘radical’ and ‘normal’. It doesn’t take a genius to work out those characteristics…

If smarmy Owen Smith is the answer, Labour’s asking the wrong question

19 July 2016 19:03

Jesus H Christ. Is this what it comes down to? A smarmy post-Tribunite nonentity swathed in unrealistic ambition, versus Chauncey…

Angela Eagle’s leadership campaign ends with yet another gaffe – ‘porridge!’

19 July 2016 18:02

Today Angela Eagle has announced that she is dropping out of the Labour leadership race. Her decision comes after a…

The Labour leadership contest looks set to be savage

19 July 2016 13:35

Labour MPs are currently nominating candidates in the party’s leadership contest to replace Jeremy Corbyn. The current Labour leader does…

Owen Smith: I’m normal… I have a wife and children

18 July 2016 16:39

Oh dear. With nominations for the next Labour leader set to open in a matter of hours, now is not the…

Is Owen Smith the answer to Labour’s Corbyn problem?

18 July 2016 16:32

As Katy reports, Labour appeared rather divided at its leadership hustings today. Behind the scenes, Owen Smith does seem to…

Angela Eagle caught in a bear trap at Labour hustings

18 July 2016 15:49

With nominations for the Labour leadership contest set to open this evening, the three hopefuls made their case to the…

Labour needs to rediscover its religious vision

14 July 2016 16:51

One of our main political parties is at an immense disadvantage. Labour is tied to a form of idealism. Socialism is…

Watch: Angela Eagle’s terrible timing continues as she reacts to Boris’ appointment

14 July 2016 8:59

Angela Eagle’s leadership launch has so far been characterised by one thing: her terrible timing. When she announced her bid…

Owen Smith launches ‘radical and credible’ Labour leadership bid. But is anyone listening?

13 July 2016 9:32

Owen Smith has officially thrown his hat into the ring for the Labour leadership contest. But the question on many…

Will Corbynistas be willing to stump up £25 to back their man?

13 July 2016 8:04

On the day Theresa May takes control at No.10 in a comparatively seemly transition, the Labour party is in the…