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Lewis quits Shadow Cabinet over Brexit vote

Labour's Clive Lewis has resigned from the shadow cabinet in order to defy his party leader Jeremy Corbyn's three-line whip over the Government's Brexit Bill.

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Resignation letter: Clive Lewis MP quits Shadow Cabinet with 'very heavy heart'

The MP for Norwich South, Clive Lewis, has said he quit the Shadow Cabinet with a "very heavy heart".

In his resignation letter to Jeremy Corbyn he said: "I know you understand the deep divide this issue has opened up in the country and it is to your credit that you have lead the debate in our party in such an open and comradely way."

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