Swindon Councillor Matthew Courtliff said he was defecting to the Conservatives from Labour but just hours later changed his mind.Read the full story ›
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.
A strong statement has been issued from CWU withdrawing financial support from Bristol's 3 Labour MPs.Read the full story ›
Labour's Ben Bradshaw MP has gotten worked up over whether there should be a vote on triggering Article 50 (The EU exit mechanism).Read the full story ›
Hundreds of Labour supporters are rallying behind a Bristol MP because of her refusal to continue to back Jeremy Corbyn as Labour leader.Read the full story ›
The messages of support for the Labour leader were written in the sand across Cornwall.Read the full story ›
Kerry McCarthy has resigned as shadow environment secretary in protest of Jeremy Corbyn's leadership of the Labour Party.
She was an advocate for Britain to remain in the EU, and her resignation follows continued criticism from within the Labour party of leader Jeremy Corbyn's 'lacklustre' campaigning in the run-up to the referendum.
The Bristol East MP joins Lilian Greenwood, Lucy Powell, Ian Murray, Gloria De Piero and Heidi Alexander who have also stepped down from their roles
Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has been invited to address more than 130,000 music fans at this year's Glastonbury Festival.
The Labour leader has been asked to speak from the main stage on the final day of the hugely popular event, sources have said.
Meanwhile his shadow chancellor John McDonnell has been invited to speak at the festival's Left Field, where music and politics mix.
Union leaders have taken part in debates at Glastonbury in previous years but Mr Corbyn would be the first party leader to appear.
A Labour Party source confirmed Mr Corbyn had been invited.