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Labour in crisis after Corbyn sacks Hilary Benn from shadow cabinet

Leeds Central MP Hilary Benn has been sacked as shadow foreign secretary by Jeremy Corbyn after he planned to spearhead a coup against the Labour leader.

It is expected up to half of the shadow cabinet could resign in reaction to the decision.

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Bridlington born MP to officially launch Labour leadership bid

A Bridlington born MP is to officially launch her opposition to Jeremy Corbyn's leadership of the Labour Party today.

Former Shadow Business Sectretary Angela Eagle Credit: Press Association

Former Shadow Business Secretary, Angela Eagle, says she wants to unite the party.

Mr Corbyn said he was disappointed over the leadership bid.

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