Caroline Flint MP, Labour’s Shadow Communities Secretary, has called on the Tory-led Government to end the chaos and confusion caused by their rush to amend national planning guidance, and to bring forward major amendments to their proposed National Planning Policy Framework (NPPF).
Even government officials have now admitted the truth: women are being hardest hit by this government. In a leaked document the Government has admitted that a “range of policies we have pursued as a Government are seen as having hit women or their interests, disproportionately.”
Ed Miliband MP, Leader of the Labour Party, has written to David Cameron to demand that he returns to the House of Commons to correct inaccurate statistics that the Prime Minister used at PMQs yesterday.
It is essential that emissions from Britain’s homes are reduced if we are to meet our targets under the Climate Change Act – but the Energy Bill is inadequate to the task.
Ed Balls MP, Labour’s Shadow Chancellor, said in response to the Independent Commission on Banking’s final report: “The irresponsible actions of banks around the world caused the financial crisis for which families and businesses paid a heavy price.
Labour Leader Ed Miliband will join Shadow Culture Secretary Ivan Lewis this evening (Wednesday, 7th September) at the launch of a major new initiative to signal the Labour Party's support for the UK's creative sector.
Shadow Home Secretary Yvette Cooper has said: “The Government’s cuts to the national police budget are already having an effect in London, with over 460 full time Met police officers lost since the General Election period.
Calling all Labour activists! Calling all Labour Councillors! Help us make the 57 Lib/Dem MPs vote against the VAT increase to 20%. The Tories don't want a vote on it in the House of Commons.
Prime Minister Gordon Brown was today joined by Olympic stars of the future at Loughborough University, one of the UK's leading sports science institutions, to launch Labour's Sports Manifesto.
Peter Mandelson, Labour's Chair of Election Strategy, Ed Balls, Labour's Schools Secretary, and Yvette Cooper, Labour's Work and Pensions Secretary, today set out Labour’s Manifesto for Families at a press conference in London.