President of Stop the War coalition and the former Labour party politician Tony Benn has been taken to hospital, his spokesman has confirmed.
He said: "Tony Benn was taken into hospital on Wednesday afternoon on the advice of his GP after feeling unwell. He is resting comfortably".
Ex-deputy Prime Minister John Prescott has sent his best wishes to former Labour party politician Tony Benn, who has been admitted to hospital.
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Three current Labour MPs have sent messages of support to veteran campaigner Tony Benn, who was taken to hospital yesterday.