Isle of Wight Labour Party members ‘overwhelmingly support Corbyn’
Members of the Labour Party on the Isle of Wight voted on a motion to show their support for Leader of the Labour Party, Jeremy Corbyn, last night.
At a meeting tonight (Thursday) attended by 75 party members the following Motion was approved by 45 votes to 16:
- IW Labour re-affirms it’s support for Jeremy Corbyn as Leader of the Labour Party, democratically elected by party members;
- welcomes the new members of the Shadow Cabinet;
- calls on the Parliamentary Labour Party to put the interests of the country first, by stopping it’s divisive and distracting leadership challenge and focusing instead on dealing with the aftermath of the EU Referendum result.
Both Labour councillors (Cllr Geoff Lumley and Cllr Alan Hollands) supported the Motion.