U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson and opposition Labour Party leader Keir Starmer visit the church where lawmaker Sir David Amess was stabbed to death during a meeting with voters in what police have described as a terrorist incident. A man is in custody.
Agree with bulk of this Matthew Paris column but for it to impact the PM it needs an opposition. Given state of labour that would require internal tory opposition but we are a long way from that
'If you go into a car park, there'll be more security than at our surgeries.' Labour MP Harriet Harman insists MPs 'don't have any system at all' to ensure their safety when out in public. @mattfrei | @HarrietHarman
I will strongly contest the political intervention to suspend me. I’ve made absolutely clear those who deny there has been an antisemitism problem in the Labour Party are wrong. I will continue to support a zero tolerance policy towards all forms of racism.
"Now is the time for the whole Labour movement to speak up for Palestine. We must stand firmly in opposition to the new Israeli Government's plans for further illegal annexation of occupied Palestinian land."
"I was denounced as somebody that wanted to spend more money than we could possibly afford" labour'>Outgoing Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn says the government's coronavirus response proves he was "right" about public spending at the 2019 election @bbclaurak