Nick Brown appointed Labour chief whip
Nick Brown has been appointed as Labour's new chief whip as Jeremy Corbyn began reshuffling his top team following his re-election as leader.
Mr Brown, a long time ally of former leader Gordon Brown, replaces Rosie Winterton.
In a statement, Mr Corbyn welcomed Mr Brown's agreement to take on the role and paid tribute to Ms Winterton.
Mr Brown said: "I hope that I can bring experience and play a constructive role in providing the strongest possible opposition to this Tory Government."
The new chief whip held the same position when Mr Brown was prime minister, after serving in... read more
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