Tom Blenkinsop: Jeremy Corbyn is turning Labour into a 'kumbaya' singing party
A Teesside MPs has attacked Jeremy Corbyn for turning Labour into a “kumbaya” party that fails to reach blue-collar voters.
The leadership is creating a post-Sixties talking shop instead of a “meat and potato” organisation, according to former whip Tom Blenkinsop.
At a meeting about what Labour must do to win the general election, he branded the parallel conference organised by Mr Corbyn’s supporters a “circus” that had been staged to highlight the divisions in the party.
The Middlesbrough South and East Cleveland MP also dismissed claims that Mr Corbyn was a successful leader because... read more
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