Corbyn to be 78 when all of South Yorkshire’s trains are nationalised under Labour’s plan

Under Labour’s manifesto commitment to renationalise the rail network only two franchises that stop in South Yorkshire are set to be nationalised in the next parliament, with the rest having to wait until after the 2022 General Election. The first to be brought into public ownership under Labour’s plans will be East Midlands Trains, with its […]

Nationalisation at the forefront of Labour’s ‘radical’ manifesto

Jeremy Corbyn pledged the biggest expansion of the state into public life since the 1970s as he launched the party’s manifesto this morning. Labour’s manifesto launch was expected to be a throwback. Higher taxes for the rich, renationalisation of utilities, and public ownership of transport. The appearance of the party’s 1992 election song ‘All Together […]