Heathrow Airport’s expansion could be scrapped under Labour plans to tackle the climate crisis by making the nation carbon-neutral by 2030.
Jeremy Corbyn continued to put the NHS at the heart of the election campaign as he declared he was “deeply suspicious” of Boris Johnson’s plans for the health service.
Jeremy Corbyn has said a new Scottish independence referendum is “not necessary or desirable”.
Nicola Sturgeon is to demand the power to stage a second Scottish independence referendum just days after December’s general election – with the First Minister saying she believes Jeremy Corbyn will agree to grant it.
In response to a question from north-east MSP and Aberdeen councillor Tom Mason, Ms Sturgeon said it was a “bit rich” for him to criticise the Scottish Government, claiming no request was made for funding.
If a week, in the famous old saying, is a long time in politics, then six weeks might seem like an eternity.
Allowing the SNP to hold a second independence referendum would not be a priority for a future Labour government, the party’s Scottish leader said, though he did not rule out such a ballot.
Jeremy Corbyn has pledged to “get Brexit sorted” in six months as he accused Boris Johnson of being solely to blame for the EU departure delay.
Jeremy Corbyn is set to blast what he brands a “corrupt system” in Britain as he launches Labour’s general election campaign.
Britain is set to head to the polls for its first December general election in almost a century.
The first December election in Britain for 96 years has led to much discussion of whether or not the weather will impede polling – while climate change and rugby league also matter this time around.
With Prime Minister Boris Johnson determined to put the X into Xmas for voters as the UK heads towards a pre-Christmas poll, here is a glance at what that means and what to watch out for.
Senior Labour MPs have insisted they are relishing the prospect of a December general election, despite one of their colleagues describing the plan as “sheer madness”.
Jeremy Corbyn told the shadow cabinet on Tuesday morning: “I have consistently said that we are ready for an election and our support is subject to a no-deal Brexit being off the table.
Labour MP Dame Margaret Hodge has been re-selected by her local Labour Party to run for the seat of Barking.
An MP has been praised after he offered a “beautiful” description of what it is like to live with acute dyslexia.
MPs return on Monday and could be faced with voting on a general election not once, but twice in as many days.
Tony Blair has urged Labour to ensure a no-deal Brexit is ruled out completely – including if upcoming EU trade talks turn “ugly” – before agreeing to an election.
Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has said there will be no pacts with any other parties in any forthcoming general election.
A Liberal Democrat and SNP bid to give Boris Johnson his pre-Christmas election has been branded a “stunt” and a “gimmick” by senior Tories.
The Liberal Democrats and SNP bid to give Boris Johnson his pre-Christmas election has been branded a “stunt” and a “gimmick” by the Tories.
MPs must approve an election or else Parliament be holding the country “hostage” with Brexit paralysis during a three-month extension, says the Prime Minister.
Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn will pledge that the next Labour government will “take on the wealthy and powerful” when he addresses a trade union conference.
Jeremy Corbyn has said that Labour will be very happy to fight a general election once “all vestiges” of a no-deal Brexit have been taken off the table.
Boris Johnson has told Donald Tusk that there should be no Brexit delay and that it is in the EU and UK’s interests that Britain leaves the bloc on October 31, Downing Street has said.
Opposition parties have signalled they will back a general election this autumn if the European Union grants a delay to Brexit until next year.
The Prime Minister has vowed to push for an election if EU leaders sanction a Brexit extension of up to three months.
Ken Loach has accused members of the parliamentary Labour party of trying to “undermine” and “destroy” Jeremy Corbyn.
Labour will push for a new EU referendum when the Government brings its Brexit plans to the Commons in the coming days.
Boris Johnson is to assemble his Cabinet for an emergency meeting to discuss the Commons “super Saturday” showdown on his Brexit deal.