Tom Watson calls on Jeremy Corbyn to 'deal with' Momentum's union plot to 'destroy' the Labour Party
‘Labour has descended into civil war after its deputy leader called on Jeremy Corbyn to “deal with” supporters who are plotting to take control of the party by joining forces with his union backers.
Jon Lansman, the leader of the Momentum campaign group which backs Mr Corbyn, was secretly recorded revealing that it plans to officially link with the Unite union.
The move would give Momentum, a grassroots movement that supports Mr Corbyn, access to huge funding and institutional support.’
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