Clive Lewis returns to frontbench in Labour reshuffle

Jeremy Corbyn names Lewis shadow Treasury minister and rewards allies Laura Pidcock and Dan Carden with shadow ministerial posts. 

At the unusual time of Friday evening (when most journalists are knocking off), Jeremy Corbyn has carried out a shadow ministerial reshuffle.

The most notable move is the return of Clive Lewis to the frontbench as shadow Treasury minister (I profiled him in 2016). The former shadow defence secretary resigned over Labour's pro-Brexit stance last year and clashed with the leader's office over Trident renewal as shadow defence secretary (he was also viewed warily as a potential...
source: New Statesman

2018-01-12 23:32
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