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    1. July 28, 2016

      A dark day for the UK Labour party

      July 28 2016 may go down as the day the Labour party died — at least as an organisation dedicated to winning power. A...

    2. July 20, 2016

      Labour boost as 184,000 pay for leadership vote

      The Labour party has received a windfall of £4.5m in just 48 hours after more than 180,000 people each paid £25 to vote...

    1. July 19, 2016

      Angela Eagle drops out of Labour leadership race

      Owen Smith will be the sole challenger to Jeremy Corbyn for the leadership of Britain’s opposition Labour party after...

    2. July 18, 2016

      Owen Smith to defy Corbyn on Trident vote

      Owen Smith will lead Labour MPs voting for the renewal of Britain’s nuclear deterrent, in defiance of Jeremy Corbyn’s...

    3. July 16, 2016

      Labour’s war spirals out of control

      Rape threats; homophobic abuse; bricks thrown through windows, MPs barracked and jeered by angry crowds. Jeremy Corbyn...

    4. July 15, 2016

      A tempest tears through British politics

      After one of the most violent tempests in British political history, a sense pervaded Westminster this weekend that...

    5. July 14, 2016

      From Theresa May to Hillary Clinton: the march of the sisterhood

      Are women about to rule the world? You might think so if you’ve been watching the schoolboy squabbles over Brexit that...

    6. Westminster Blog

      July 13, 2016

      Theresa May becomes PM - as it happened

      This Live Blog session closed at 20:47 on 13 Jul 2016. Theresa May has taken over as prime minister after David...

    7. July 13, 2016

      Owen Smith enters race for Labour leadership

      Attempts by moderate Labour MPs to stand a single “unity candidate” against leader Jeremy Corbyn have collapsed after...

    8. Fast FT

      July 13, 2016

      Smith joins Labour leadership race

      Owen Smith, MP for Pontypridd, and former shadow work and pensions secretary, has thrown his hat into the ring to...

    9. Fast FT

      July 13, 2016

      Fast Europe Open: Cameron bowing out

      Farewell David Cameron, welcome Theresa May. The home secretary is poised to become Britain’s second female prime...

    10. July 12, 2016

      Corbyn condemns attack on rival Eagle’s office

      Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has condemned a brick attack on the constituency office of Angela Eagle, hours after she...

    11. July 12, 2016

      The British Labour movement is in crisis

      On Saturday, Jeremy Corbyn was happy. In a soggy field, the Labour leader addressed thousands of friendly faces at the...

    12. Fast FT

      July 12, 2016

      Eagle 'wouldn't rush to the exits' from EU

      Labour leadership candidate Angela Eagle said she is “in this contest to win it” ahead of the decision over whether to...

    13. Westminster Blog

      July 11, 2016

      Theresa May to become PM on Wednesday - as it happened

      This Live Blog session closed at 19:28 on 11 Jul 2016. Theresa May will take over as the next British prime minister...

    14. July 11, 2016

      Angela Eagle launches UK Labour leadership challenge

      Angela Eagle has launched her bid to lead Britain’s opposition Labour party, setting off what is likely to be an...

    15. Fast FT

      July 11, 2016

      Eagle launches Labour leadership bid

      Angela Eagle described herself as a “practical socialist” who can lead the Labour Party to victory in a general...

    16. July 11, 2016

      Angela Eagle carries the hopes of Labour’s soft left

      Labour MPs have coalesced around Angela Eagle, a relatively unknown figure, to take on their leader and his base in the...

    17. July 10, 2016

      Moderates and radicals clash as Labour mood turns toxic

      An altercation at a meeting of Labour activists in Bristol West — with accusations of “bullying” and “threats” — offers...

    18. July 10, 2016

      Jeremy Corbyn digs heels in over Labour leadership race

      Jeremy Corbyn has threatened to take legal action if Labour’s national executive committee decides this week that he...

    19. July 4, 2016

      Watson vows ‘one last’ crack at persuading Corbyn to step down

      Tom Watson told despairing Labour MPs during a fiery meeting at Westminster that he would have “one last throw of the...

    20. July 4, 2016

      A Labour split will win over dispossessed Remainers

      Limehouse: so much to answer for. When sensible people in Britain’s Labour party wonder what to do about Jeremy Corbyn,...

    21. July 2, 2016

      Merkel, May, Sturgeon: the grown-ups in the Brexit playground

      As the result of Britain’s EU referendum started to sink in on the morning after the vote, there was a range of...

    22. Westminster Blog

      July 1, 2016

      Brexit live - Gove launches bid as 'candidate for change'; FTSE has best week since '11

      The race to be the next prime minister is now in full swing. Michael Gove has launched his campaign to become the next...

    23. Westminster Blog

      June 30, 2016

      Brexit live - Johnson pulls out, Gove to challenge May, Carney promises more easing

      This Live Blog session closed at 18:34 on 30 Jun 2016. Boris Johnson will not be running to replace David Cameron,...

    24. Fast FT

      June 28, 2016

      Labour leader Corbyn loses no confidence vote

      Jeremy Corbyn is still refusing to step down as leader of the opposition even as he saw an overwhelming vote of no...

    25. Fast FT

      June 27, 2016

      McDonnell: 'Corbyn would win another leadership contest'

      Shadow chancellor John McDonnell has backed his party leader Jeremy Corbyn, insisting he should not step down, despite...

    26. June 9, 2016

      Remain team turns fire on Boris Johnson in EU vote debate

      Boris Johnson was last night accused by a Tory cabinet minister of being a fantasist obsessed with becoming prime...

    27. April 14, 2016

      UK Labour party basks in David Cameron’s woes

      Labour’s business spokeswoman has called for an end to the vicious infighting and traitorous whispering that is...

    28. March 31, 2016

      Ministers ‘wholly unprepared’ for crisis at British steel plants

      Ministers were accused of being “wholly unprepared” for the crisis in the British steel industry after a flat-footed...

    29. February 23, 2016

      Financier to lead Labour business panel

      Britain’s Labour party has created a panel, headed by a former Nike executive, to convince companies that it is not...

    30. February 14, 2016

      Northern England’s share of foreign investment shrinks

      The north of England claimed a smaller share of foreign investment in the UK last year than a year earlier, despite the...

    31. January 31, 2016

      Angela Eagle criticises Corbyn’s plan for dividend ban

      Angela Eagle, Labour’s business spokeswoman, has denounced as “unworkable” a suggestion by party leader Jeremy Corbyn...

    32. Fast FT

      January 18, 2016

      UK pledges support as Tata cuts steel jobs

      The UK government has vowed to ensure steel remains a vital domestic industry, after Tata Steel announced 1,000 job...

    33. October 28, 2015

      Support measures on way to help UK steel groups tackle energy costs

      The UK steel industry will receive compensation for high energy prices once Britain gets clearance from the EU, David...

    34. September 30, 2015

      Jeremy Corbyn under fire for stance on nuclear weapons

      Jeremy Corbyn was plunged into a row with some of his most senior colleagues on the last day of the Labour conference...

    35. September 28, 2015

      Institute of Directors urges Jeremy Corbyn to back EU reform

      As Labour’s annual conference gets under way, the Institute of Directors has called on Jeremy Corbyn, its new leader,...

    36. September 27, 2015

      Labour leadership softens line amid disunity at the top

      Labour’s new leadership has signalled its readiness to compromise on the economy, Syria and the Trident nuclear...

    37. September 20, 2015

      Nervous City begins ‘voyage of discovery’ with Labour leadership

      The City of London has embarked on a Labour party charm offensive as concern mounts in the Square Mile over the radical...

    38. September 18, 2015

      City Insider: Corbyn’s Eagle eyes on the City

      Jeremy Corbyn: The Eagle has landed In the run-up to May’s general election the Labour party stepped up a charm...

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