20 JAN 16
Jeremy Corbyn – Prime Minister’s Questions – NHS & student maintenance grants
Jeremy Corbyn: It is nice to get such a warm welcome. [Interruption.] If Members will allow me for one moment, let me ask the Prime Minister this question. Where in his election manifesto did he put his plan to abolish maintenance grants for all...
16 JAN 16
Jeremy Corbyn’s speech to the Fabian New Year Conference 2016
The absence of fairness and the wish for more of it is what drives us into political activity. We want a fair treatment for all, a fairer society and a fairer world.
16 JAN 16
Jeremy Corbyn’s speech to Unite Policy Conference
I’m delighted to be here at the first Unite Scottish Policy Conference. But I join you at a time when we are facing the greatest attack on the trade union movement and our democracy that we have ever witnessed.
13 JAN 16
Jeremy Corbyn – Prime Minister’s Questions – Housing Crisis & Bedroom Tax
Jeremy Corbyn: This week the Prime Minister rather belatedly acknowledged there is a housing crisis in Britain. He announced a £140 million fund to transform 100 housing estates around the country, which amounts to £1.4 million per housing estate...
12 JAN 16
Jeremy Corbyn’s statement on the junior doctors’ decision to go on strike
Everybody in Britain recognises and is grateful for the hard work and long hours put in by junior doctors. Their treatment by this government has been nothing short of appalling, leading to the strike action in our NHS today.
09 JAN 16
Jeremy Corybn – ‘It’s time to focus our fire on the Tories’ (The Mirror)
There has been a lot of media coverage around my reshuffle this week which was about securing a stronger Labour leadership team. While it was going on we were holding the government to account on floods, Europe and its support for Saudi Arabia.
09 JAN 16
Jeremy Corbyn – ‘Reshuffle? Focus on Tory failings in health, housing and education instead’ (The Observer)
Our democracy is being systematically undermined by David Cameron’s government. Having narrowly won the general election, the Tories are now trying to rig the political system to keep themselves in power and weaken the opposition, both inside and...
06 JAN 16
Jeremy Corbyn – Prime Minister’s Questions – Floods
Jeremy Corbyn: I would like to thank the firefighters, mountain rescue services, police, armed services, engineers, workers at the Environment Agency, local government workers, and all the volunteers for all the work they did in keeping safe...
06 JAN 16
Jeremy Corbyn and Kerry McCarthy MP, Labour’s Shadow Secretary of State for the Department of Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, letter to Cameron about “complete failure” of the Government’s approach to flood defence
Dear Prime Minister, The devastating floods over the last few weeks have exposed the complete failure of the Government’s approach to flood defence.
05 JAN 16
Jeremy Corbyn’s response to Cameron’s statement about his EU renegotiations
I thank the Prime Minister for his statement, a copy of which I received a short time ago. I wish you, Mr Speaker, the Prime Minister and the House a very happy new year. I hope that the Prime Minister will not misinterpret that greeting in any way...