Corbyn: Abuse has no place in Labour Party

Jeremy Corbyn addressed supporters at the Lyric Theatre, The Lowry, Salford. Credit: BBC Pool

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has addressed supporters at the Lowry, Salford, as he launched his campaign to remain as party leader.

Speaking to a crowd of 1,800 people, Mr Corbyn responded to recent allegations of bullying.

Mr Corbyn is being challenged for the leadership by Morecambe-born MP, Owen Smith.