The newly re-elected Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has pledged to re-build and increase the party's vote across the West Country.Read the full story ›
Mr Corbyn, who was widely expected to win the contest, called on MPs to rally around whoever was elected by the party's members.Read the full story ›
Labour supporters have gathered in Bristol awaiting the announcement of the party's new leader.
The party is set to announce the results of the leadership contest between Jeremy Corbyn and challenger Owen Smith imminently.
Mr Corbyn, who is widely expected to win the contest, has called on MPs to rally around whoever is elected by the party's members.
Our Political Correspondent reports from the Liberal Democrat party conference in BrightonRead the full story ›
Liberal Democrat Dennis Parsons has resigned appearing to suggest school's should suggest prostitution as work.Read the full story ›
The government has confirmed the building of a new nuclear reactor at Hinkley Point power station will go ahead. It follows a 'new agreement' with French energy company EDF.
The Plymouth MP says the care provided for veterans in the UK isn't good enough and he's determined to ensure Theresa May tackles it.Read the full story ›
In the proposed boundary changes to the South West, a new constituency will be created, crossing the border between Devon and Cornwall.Read the full story ›
In this episode of The West Country at Westminster, we discuss the future of Labour.
With just one MP in Devon, Cornwall, Somerset and Dorset is the party better placed on the path to power under Jeremy Corbyn, or his leadership challenger Owen Smith?
Ian Axton is joined on the sofa by Martin Menear, who organised Jeremy Corbyn's campaign in the South West and plays a pivotal role in the grassroots group Momentum.
Alongside him a Labour MP who quit Corbyn's shadow team because she has no confidence in him - Thangam Debbonaire, who represents Bristol West.