Labour’s Khalid Mahmood says party has become ‘London-centric’ | Labour

Labour MP Khalid Mahmood has doubled down on his scathing criticism of the party after its defeat in Hartlepool, saying Labour has become too focused on London-centric issues which are irrelevant to working-class people. In an article published on Friday, Mahmood said the Labour party had been captured by a “London-based bourgeoisie” and “brigades of … Read more

Elections 2021: Johnson set for independence referendum clash with Sturgeon as counting continues in Scotland – live | Politics

Good morning. Many of the votes cast on “Super Thursday” are still being counted and today there will be particular focus on Scotland, where the SNP will win – but with its chances of having an absolute majority now looking slim. This is what Prof Sir John Curtice, the leading psephologist, told the Today programme … Read more