Labour crisis: North West MPs put pressure on Jeremy Corbyn

Jeremy Corbyn is facing an open revolt with many of his Mps in the North West leading the campaign for him to resign.

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Wallasey MP weighs up Labour leadership bid

Angela Eagle MP. Credit: Press Association.

Wallasey MP Angela Eagle, the most senior member of the shadow cabinet to join a mass mutiny, is being widely tipped to be chosen to take him on in a formal contest.

Speaking as she left her home this morning, she made no comment about the the speculation, simply stating she was going to get in her car and go to work.


Wythenshawe MP resigns from Labour shadow cabinet

Wythenshawe & Sale East MP Mike Kane has become the latest MP to resign from Labour's shadow cabinet.

He announced on Twitter that he's stepping down from his role as Shadow International Development Minister.

A wave of shadow cabinet ministers have resigned in protest to Jeremy Corbyn's leadership.

North West MPs at the centre of unfolding political drama

Four days on from that momentous vote to leave the European Union, and MPs from our region are right at the centre of an unfolding political drama.

Over the last 48 hours, EIGHT North West MPs have left Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn's shadow cabinet - seven of them today. They say the party's got no chance of winning the next General Election with him in charge.

Meanwhile, the Tories are also badly divided. There are now questions over whether the Tatton MP George Osborne can now survive as Chancellor?


Angela Eagle quits shadow cabinet

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The MP for Wallasey Angela Eagle has resigned as shadow business secretary saying that the Labour Party needs a "leader who can unite rather than divide".

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