For his Shadow Cabinet, I would choose media friendly spokespeople, and back them up with deputies more on the policy wonkish side of things.
“The Tories have form at making up stories and telling mistruths. This is one of this that can be filed under fiction.”
The Shadow Local Government Secretary won’t say if a Labour council in Cumbria was right or wrong to give approval to such a development.
…and therefore, not bringing a no confidence motion to the House.
The campaign against him is driven by the knowledge that May agrees with his views on design – and fear that the Government will act on them.
The Shadow HCLG Secretary says that Corbyn has made the principle very clear already.
The Shadow HCLG Secretary wants a transitional period, as the Government does, but says that it shouldn’t “be rushed to a March 2019 deadline”.
Labour enjoyed making him sound like a Tory. But unlike them, he grasps that there can be no return to a pre-austerity past.