Labour conference

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Labour must be the party of electoral reform | Letters
Letters: It must build a consensus for a new voting model before the next election, says Dr Anthony Isaacs. Plus letters from Sandy Martin, Glyn Evans and Michael Radcliffe


29, Sep, 2022 @3:52 PM

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Who can argue now that Keir Starmer’s approach is not working? | Martin Kettle
The Labour leader has responded to Kwarteng’s gift with a textbook illustration of why thought and judgment count, says Guardian columnist Martin Kettle

Martin Kettle

29, Sep, 2022 @5:00 AM

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Truss ‘standing by Kwarteng’ as Treasury defends plans despite market turmoil – as it happened
No 10 says PM has faith in chancellor, as Treasury minister says tax cuts are the ‘right plan’

Nadeem Badshah (now); Jamie Grierson and Andrew Sparrow (earlier)

28, Sep, 2022 @7:03 PM

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Labour membership rises as party ends conference buoyed by polls
Angela Rayner invites activists to imagine meeting under a Labour government, and insiders say gathering was big financial success

Jessica Elgot Deputy political editor

28, Sep, 2022 @5:49 PM

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Truss accused of hiding from budget chaos as No 10 resists recall of MPs
Opposition leaders urge PM and chancellor to take action over economic fallout and recall parliament

Aubrey Allegretti Political correspondent

28, Sep, 2022 @4:59 PM

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Labour parties like it’s 1997 as Tories descend further into chaos | John Crace
If the IMF intervention wasn’t bad enough for Liz and Kwasi, Keir’s morning round of interviews turned into a victory lap

John Crace

28, Sep, 2022 @3:35 PM

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Starmer should be confident about entering No 10. It’s what he does next that will define him | Owen Jones
The Labour leader has finally hitched himself to some bold policies. But can he be trusted to come good on them, asks Guardian columnist Owen Jones

Owen Jones

28, Sep, 2022 @2:03 PM

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Starmer takes a step towards No 10 – but he has a long way to go yet
While the Labour leader spoke to a party that smells power again, some big obstacles remain in the way

Pippa Crerar Political editor

27, Sep, 2022 @8:05 PM

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‘I liked nearly all of it’: Guardian readers react to Starmer’s Labour conference speech
Idea of publicly owned energy firm and policies addressing climate crisis go down particularly well

Clea Skopeliti and Guardian readers

27, Sep, 2022 @6:45 PM

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Keir Starmer promises to launch publicly-owned UK energy company as he hails ‘Labour moment’ – as it happened
Latest updates: the Labour party leader used his conference speech to spell out his plan for the UK. This blog is now closed

Nadeem Badshah (now); Andrew Sparrow and Ben Quinn (earlier)

27, Sep, 2022 @6:41 PM

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Great British Energy: what is it, what would it do and how would it be funded?
The details behind Keir Starmer’s pledge to launch a publicly owned energy company when Labour take power

Jessica Elgot and Alex Lawson

27, Sep, 2022 @6:07 PM

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Tuesday at the Labour conference: highlights of the day
Keir Starmer lays out his vision for a Labour-run UK while David Lammy can’t believe how far he has come

Peter Walker Political correspondent

27, Sep, 2022 @6:06 PM

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