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Labour leader heads to Harlow promising to 'get Brexit sorted' within six months

The Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has taken to the election trail in Harlow insisting his party's bid for a new Brexit deal inside six months is do-able.

Watch a report by ITV News Anglia's Matthew Hudson

Mr Corbyn said if elected he was confident Labour could sort out a new deal and hold a second referendum by June.

The policy could be a tough sell in towns like Harlow, which voted strongly for Leave. But with less than six weeks before the country heads to the polls, the race for our votes is hotting up.

Jeremy Corbyn before his keynote speech. Credit: ITV News Anglia
  • With a current Conservative majority of around 7,000 Harlow ranks 71st on Labour's hit list
Labour Leader Jeremy Corbyn on the campaign trail in Harlow. Credit: ITV News Anglia

Conservative Robert Halfon has also been campaigning in the town saying only the Tories could be trusted with the economy or Brexit.

While the Liberal Democrat Leader Jo Swinson has criticised the Labour Leader's plans for the economy, saying he would take the country back to the 1970s.

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