Unite urges Watson 'to keep nose out of our business'

Unite boss Len McCluskey has described as "ridiculous" claims by Labour deputy leader Tom Watson that his union is involved in a "secret plot" to help a left-wing group take over the party.

Unite boss Len McCluskey has described as "ridiculous" claims by Labour deputy leader Tom Watson that his union is involved in a "secret plot" to help a left-wing group take over the party.

Mr Watson has accused Unite of planning to fund activist group Momentum, which he said could "destroy" Labour.

But Mr McCluskey said the claims were "a complete fabrication" and "there are no plans to fund anybody".

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn faced hecklers as he urged his MPs to...
source: BBC

2017-03-21 00:45
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