Corbyn supporters top poll for key posts on Brighton and Hove Labour party executive

Supporters of Jeremy Corbyn have topped the poll for key positions on the executive committee of the Brighton, Hove and District Labour Party. Mark Sandell, former president of the West Sussex NUT (National Union of Teachers), was elected chair, beating Mark Jackson by 376 votes...
Posted On 10 Jul 2016 at 11:36 pm

Brighton MP backs cross-party motion to hold Blair ‘in contempt of Parliament’

Caroline Lucas, the Green MP for Brighton Pavilion, has joined a cross-party group of MPs in preparing a motion aimed at holding Tony Blair to account over the Iraq war. The move – which would bar the former Prime Minister from holding any public office – follows a two-day debate...
Posted On 10 Jul 2016 at 12:50 pm