28 OCT 15
Jeremy Corbyn – Prime Minister’s Questions – Tax Credits
Jeremy Corbyn: I start by associating myself with the Prime Minister’s remarks about Michael Meacher. On behalf of the Labour party, his constituents and a much wider community, I express our condolences to his family. I spoke to them last night...
28 OCT 15
Jeremy Corbyn question on the right to return of the Chagos Islanders
Jeremy Corbyn: I apologise for not being here for the earlier part of the debate. I am doing what I have condemned many others for doing by turning up late and taking part. Please forgive me.
21 OCT 15
Jeremy Corbyn’s statement on the death of Michael Meacher MP
I first met Michael Meacher in the early 1970s when I was agent for Hornsey Labour Party and he was a newly elected MP. From the first day we met I was impressed by his commitment to social justice, his knowledge of inequality, and his practical...
21 OCT 15
Jeremy Corbyn – Prime Minister’s Question – Tax credits, Government support for the steel industry & disabled people’s human rights
Jeremy Corbyn: I know that the Prime Minister will absolutely welcome my first few questions, because they return to his favourite subject: tax credits. Yesterday, one of his Back Benchers said...
19 OCT 15
Jeremy Corbyn’s response to Cameron’s statement on his EU renegotiations
I thank the Prime Minister for his statement.
17 OCT 15
Jeremy Corbyn commenting on Heidi Alexander’s defence of junior doctors
I was proud to see Heidi Alexander representing the Labour Party so strongly in defence of junior doctors today. We stand with them in their calls for fair treatment.
14 OCT 15
Jeremy Corbyn – Prime Minister’s Questions – Tax credits, housing & breast cancer
Jeremy Corbyn: I echo the Prime Minister’s tributes to the two RAF airmen killed in Afghanistan, Flight Lieutenant Geraint Roberts and Flight Lieutenant Alan Scott, and also the sadness at the death of David Phillips in the line of duty, as many...
13 OCT 15
Jeremy Corbyn commenting on the Government u-turn on the Saudi Arabia prisons contract
David Cameron has been shamed into a u-turn on this terrible contract, but why on earth was it set up in the first place? We should be sending a strong message to repressive regimes that the UK is a beacon for human rights and that this contract...
10 OCT 15
Jeremy Corbyn’s statement on World Mental Health Day
It is World Mental Health Day; we should use today to reflect on the difficulties people we know face and think about how we can support them. The Labour Party and our Shadow Minister for Mental Health, Luciana Berger, will champion parity of esteem...
09 OCT 15
Jeremy Corbyn speaking in Scotland today following the Tory Party Conference
The Tory conference was a feast of spin and deception. Fake claims to be on the side of working people while robbing three million low paid families of £1,300 a year with the Tax Credit cuts.