Watson Tries To Justify Corbyn’s Euroscepticism

When asked this morning on the Today Programme about the passionately eurosceptic video of Jeremy Corbyn that emerged late on Sunday evening, and whether it represented the “true views” of the Labour leader, Tom Watson came up with a creative answer…

“These are the views of Jeremy when he was on the back benches, shaking the tree and challenging the establishment governments in both Ireland and the UK… his views now are those of the Shadow Cabinet and the Labour Conference.”

Who knew Jeremy’s views changed so easily just by entering into a position of leadership


Seen Elsewhere



Tip offs: 020 7193 4041
team@Order-order.com

Quote of the Day

Peter Mandelson tells Emma Barnett…

“I think that Jeremy Corbyn himself should search his conscience and ask himself whether he’s the best person to lead the Labour Party into the general election with the best chance of success for the party.”

Sponsors

Guidogram: Sign up

Subscribe to the most succinct 7 days a week daily email read by thousands of Westminster insiders.