Diane Abbott

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Diane Abbott: Starmer should ‘consider his position’ if fined over ‘Beergate’
Ex-Labour shadow home secretary made comment after Durham police opened inquiry into party leader and lockdown rules

Jane Clinton

07, May, 2022 @5:54 PM

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John McDonnell and Diane Abbott pull out of Stop the War rally
Labour leftwingers react to pressure from Keir Starmer to avoid blaming Nato for Russian aggression in Ukraine

Heather Stewart

02, Mar, 2022 @9:09 PM

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Museum of the Home considering moving statue of slave ship owner
After local campaign London museum says Robert Geffrye statue could be moved to less prominent space

Harriet Sherwood Arts and culture correspondent

18, Nov, 2021 @11:28 AM

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Labour conference roundup: Tories accused of ‘defunding the police’
A bakers’ union cuts its ties – and a baby appears at the lectern

Peter Walker Political correspondent

28, Sep, 2021 @6:12 PM

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Festival sites: nowt so clear as folk | Brief letters
Brief letters: Festival litter | Quakers | Diane Abbott | Manchester rain | Weather lore

02, Sep, 2021 @4:41 PM

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The schoolday I’ll never forget: ‘I had no idea how pivotal passing the 11-plus would be’
Sitting the exam had been completely routine, but I soon realised grammar school would be a major turning point

Diane Abbott

02, Sep, 2021 @10:00 AM

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MPs and campaigners alarmed at UK’s ‘discriminatory’ crime reduction plans
Government’s proposals include more frequent stop and search and making community service street cleaners ‘more visible’

Jessica Elgot

26, Jul, 2021 @11:01 PM

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Museum of the Home reopens to protests over statue of slave ship owner
Diane Abbott among those saying statue of Robert Geffrye should be removed from east London building

Miranda Bryant

12, Jun, 2021 @3:51 PM

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Losing byelection would be ‘curtains’ for Keir Starmer, says Diane Abbott
Labour left wing would back leadership run by Andy Burnham if party loses Batley and Spen, Corbyn ally says

Jessica Elgot Deputy political editor

19, May, 2021 @4:00 PM

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Labour cannot return to past policies, says Gordon Brown after poll drubbing
Ex-leader and Diane Abbott urge Keir Starmer to review party policies to tackle ‘seismic changes’ in society

Peter Walker Political correspondent

10, May, 2021 @10:21 AM

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‘Brixton was where the spark was lit’: how the riots changed black politics in UK
For Labour politicians including Diane Abbott and Paul Boateng, the unrest meant black Britain could no longer be ignored

Alex Mistlin

11, Apr, 2021 @2:00 PM

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Meghan could help black women shed harmful 'strong' trope, says Diane Abbott
The MP, along with other campaigners, praised the duchess’s frankness about mental health struggles in her Oprah interview

Aamna Mohdin Community affairs correspondent

09, Mar, 2021 @6:00 AM

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