The Independent London Newspaper
17th August 2017

Politics

    Hampstead and Kilburn MP Tulip Siddiq quits Labour's front bench over Brexit vote

    Tulip Siddiq sent her resignation letter to Jeremy Corbyn today

    Published: 26 January, 2017
    By RICHARD OSLEY

    HAMPSTEAD and Kilburn MP Tulip Siddiq this evening (Thursday) resigned from Jeremy Corbyn’s front bench at Westminster, telling the party leader that she would not be forced into voting for B

    Revealed: Where 'firewall' fight for control of the Town Hall could be won - or lost

    Labour winners celebrate a record-breaking win at the 2014 Camden Council elections

    Published: 26 January, 2017
    By RICHARD OSLEY

    LABOUR councillors have been told to monitor how the public react to changes to bin collections in order to ensure that the issue does not provide a “spark” for revolt at next year&rsqu

    I've been vindicated, says Labour member readmitted to party after anti-semitism row

    Terence Flanagan and Councillor Phil Rosenberg

    Published: 26 January, 2016
    By RICHARD OSLEY

    A FORMER print worker accused of anti-Semitism says he stands vindicated after the Labour Party lifted his suspension and re-admitted him to the party.

    Hampstead and Kilburn MP Tulip Siddiq set to join Brexit vote rebellion

    Tulip Siddiq has warned she would be willing to quit her shadow ministerial post

    Published: 25 January, 2017
    By RICHARD OSLEY

    HAMPSTEAD and Kilburn MP Tulip Siddiq has warned the Labour frontbench at Westminster not to force her to vote for Brexit and is threatening to quit her shadow ministerial role to vote against trig

    Council leader 'deeply concerned' by Theresa May's move to quit single market

    Sarah Hayward

    Published: 19 January, 2017

    THE Town Hall has set up a cross-party group which will tackle the effects of Britain's exit from the European Union.

    Momentum must not be divided by sectarian splits, warns Camden campaigner

    Laura Murray

    Published: 10 December, 2016
    By RICHARD OSLEY

    ONE of the key organisers behind Camden’s branch of Momentum – the group supporting Jeremy Corbyn – has warned that the Labour Party leader’s “new generation” of

    Hampstead and Kilburn MP Tulip Siddiq votes against Brexit timetable

    Around 75 percent of Tulip Siddiq's constituents wanted the UK to stay in the EU

    Published: 8 December, 2016
    By RICHARD OSLEY

    MPs’ dismay in wake of Trump's ‘triumph of anti-politics’

    Donald Trump PIC: Michael Vadon

    Published: 12 November, 2016
    By RICHARD OSLEY

    CAMDEN MPs reacted with dismay to the election of Donald Trump as the next president of the United States as his victory against Hillary Clinton was confirmed on Wednesday.

    Labour is not split on immigration policy, says Corbyn's new shadow Brexit secretary Keir Starmer

    Keir Starmer is working with Jeremy Corbyn again

    Published: 12 October, 2016
    By ELLA JESSEL

    HOLBORN and St Pancras MP Sir Keir Starmer has denied there is any major split within Labour over immigration policy after an eventful first week in his new role as shadow Brexit secretary.

    Hampstead and Kilburn MP Tulip Siddiq accepts education job in Jeremy Corbyn's team at House of Commons

    Tulip Siddiq supported Owen Smith in the Labour leadership contest but has now called for unity behind Jeremy Corbyn

    Published: 9 October, 2016
    By RICHARD OSLEY

    HAMPSTEAD and Kilburn MP Tulip Siddiq today (Sunday) accepted a key job in Jeremy Corbyn's shadow team at Westminster as she made good on her pledge to work with the party leader.

    Camden Tories back Theresa May's move to speed up UK exit from European Union

    Conservatives from Camden gathered in Birmingham for the party's annual conference

    Published: 6 October, 2016
    By ELLA JESSEL in BIRMINGHAM

    CAMDEN Tories have backed Theresa May’s move to start Britain’s exit from the European Union as soon as next March, despite the borough’s overwhelming vote against Brexit.

    MP Tulip Siddiq tells conference meeting: 'Tax the rich more heavily to save public services'

    Holborn and St Pancras MP Keir Starmer, council leader Sarah Hayward, Hampstead and Kilburn MP Tulip Siddiq and, holding Ms Siddiq's baby, Azalea, Nadia Shah, the mayor of Camden

    Published: 29 September, 2016
    By RICHARD OSLEY in LIVERPOOL

    HAMPSTEAD and Kilburn MP Tulip ­Siddiq has called for the rich to be taxed more heavily in order to keep public services afloat.

    LABOUR CONFERENCE: 'Billions of pounds of HS2 money could NOT be used on schools and hospitals instead'

    Louise Ellman speaking at a fringe meeting hosted by industry magazine, Transport Times, on Tuesday

    Published: 29 September, 2016
    By RICHARD OSLEY in LIVERPOOL

    LABOUR remains supportive of the controversial HS2 rail project – set to drive people from their homes and businesses in Camden amid 15 years of demolition and disruption – despite warn

    LIB DEM CONFERENCE: New parliamentary candidate says Tories ruined his renewable energy business

    Liberal Democrats from Camden gather in Brighton this week

    Published: 22 September, 2016
    By RICHARD OSLEY in BRIGHTON

    THE man picked by the Liberal Democrats to take on Labour MP Sir Keir Starmer at the next general election says he is angry at how he lost his business when the government switched direction on ren