Jeremy Corbyn would be prepared to back a second referendum on the European Union if activists at his party conference forced a change in Labour policy.
Scottish Labour leader Richard Leonard will say that only “radical Labour governments” in the UK can deliver the change that communities in Scotland need in a conference speech.
Jeremy Corbyn has said he will back a second Brexit referendum if it is supported by the Labour Party conference.
A Labour government would require businesses to reserve one-third of seats on boards for representatives of their workforce, Jeremy Corbyn has announced.
Labour’s ruling National Executive Committee has agreed changes to the party’s rulebook which will give grassroots activists and trade unions more say in who can stand in future leadership elections.
(Adds David Lammy)
A Labour frontbencher has triggered a row by praising the Militant-dominated council which ran Liverpool in the 1980s.
A member of Jeremy Corbyn’s shadow cabinet has spoken approvingly at Labour’s conference in Liverpool of the Militant-dominated council which ran the city in the 1980s.
Labour’s leadership is set to resist grassroots pressure to commit to a second referendum on Brexit, shadow chancellor John McDonnell has indicated.
The Labour Party’s annual conference begins this weekend in Liverpool.