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Pat McFadden 'sacked over disloyalty to Corbyn'

Pat McFadden Credit: PA

Pat McFadden has been sacked as shadow Europe minister over "disloyalty" to leader Jeremy Corbyn, Labour Party sources said.

The leader's reshuffle claimed its second victim after more than 30 hours of apparently bitter internal battling over the shape of the shadow cabinet.

Mr McFadden had warned Mr Corbyn against carrying out a "purge" of moderates.

The leadership is also believed to have been infuriated by his thinly veiled criticism of Mr Corbyn's response to the Paris attacks and suggestion that security services should not "shoot to kill" terrorists on the streets of London.

Pat Glass has been promoted to replace Mr McFadden, according to senior party sources.



  1. Anglia

Riverside redevelopment approved by city council

The site now (left) and how architects are hoping it will look. Credit: ITV Anglia.

Plans for a £120 million makeover of a derelict riverside site in the heart of Peterborough have been approved by the city council

The local authority has given the green light to the redevelopment of the Fletton Quays area which could include almost 300 new homes as well as shops and restaurants.

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