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Labour campaign spending cap

Labour is to impose a spending cap on selection campaigns as part of a "significant change" in its relations with trade unions, Harriet Harman said.

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Watson to Miliband: 'Be the great leader you can be'

In his resignation letter to Ed Miliband, Tom Watson told the party leader to "be the great Labour leader that you can be".

Labour party leader Ed Miliband. Credit: Press Assocation

The letter reads: "John Humphrys asked me why you were not at Glastonbury this weekend. I said Labour leaders can’t be seen standing in muddy fields listening to bands.

"And then I thought how terribly sad that this is true. So: be that great Labour leader that you can be, but try to have a real life too. And if you want to see an awesome band, I recommend Drenge."

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