Labour MPs send messages of support to Tony Benn

Three current Labour MPs have sent messages of support to veteran campaigner Tony Benn, who was taken to hospital yesterday.


Very best wishes to my dearly loved predecessor Tony Benn, for a speedy recovery. Pls pass on #chesterfield 's good wishes @hilarybennmp


What would #tony Benn think about being wished better on Twitter? All strength and very best wishes


Sending lots of love to my old friend and comrade Tony Benn tonight. Saw him last week and so clear he has much still to offer.


Tony Benn taken to hospital

Former Labour minister and anti-war campaigner Tony Benn is thought to be 'comfortable' after being take into hospital on the advice of his GP.