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Reaction to Corbyn's leadership victory - away from Parliament

Following a fierce battle within the Labour party Jeremy Corbyn has won the party's leadership election.

But while MP's have been very publicly fighting it out what do the region's campaigners and party members make of the party split?

And where does today's win for Corbyn leave local MP's who spoke out against him?

Sarah Saunders watched the results come in with Labour Party members in Lewes.

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How does the South view the election of Jeremy Corbyn?

There's been a major change at the top of our political landscape. The Labour Party has elected the left-leaning Jeremy Corbyn as its new head.

If you've been following the leadership process, it's a controversial move. However, tens of thousands of new members have joined the party since the announcement was made.

We've been gauging reaction from Labour politicians across the South. Rachel Hepworth reports.

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  1. Phil Hornby

The Last Word, July 2015

What does the Budget mean for you? And after May's defeat, can Labour recover? Lively debate with Henley MP John Howell, Lib Dem Baroness Parminter from Sussex and Southampton Test MP Alan Whitehead .....

... and Parliament may need to relocate soon for the big rebuild. Where should it go .... and is a glass box really the answer? One MP tells us why it is.

Activity inside and outside Labour conference today!

Video. Energy prices will be frozen under a new Labour government. And 16 and 17-year-olds will get the vote. Promises made today by Ed Miliband at the Labour conference in Brighton, where delegates gave him four standing ovations.

But it wasn't just the activity inside the building that made the news. Here's our political correspondent Phil Hornby.

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