'Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn a huge disappointment'

THE first column I wrote in this slot, three and a half years ago, was about Jeremy Corbyn. I went to Middlesbrough Town Hall to see him speak, just as he started to taste victory in the Labour leadership contest.

I wanted to hear, first-hand, what the initial underdog of the contest had to say.

He spoke about austerity, equality, about the cruelty of the Government’s welfare bill – and for a time I found myself swept along with it.

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source: The Northern Echo

2019-02-21 13:23
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