Voting Lib Dem only helps the Tories in Plymouth


The Liberal Democrats cannot win in Plymouth

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New bank holidays would boost tourism in the South West says Plymouth Labour


Plymouth Labour has welcomed plans announced by Jeremy Corbyn to create four new bank holidays if Labour wins the General Election on 8 June.

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Tory focus on creating Trident myths as their record on defence is poor


Today the Tories have launched an attack on Labour creating myths and uncertainty about the party's defence positions.

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Save Plymouth Libraries - Dawn till Dusk Read-in Relay


14 hours - two chairs - 55 people - many books - and lots of anger over plans to close 10 of Plymouth's Libraries

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Labour calls for urgent clarity on secret Government plan to cut the Royal Marines


Today, the Telegraph revealed plans by the Ministry of Defence to cut the Royal Marines putting their future as a fighting force in jeopardy. 

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Westminster terror attack


Plymouth Labour stands with the victims of this week's terror attack in Westminster.  Alison Seabeck, who represented Plymouth Moor View from 2005 to 2015 was in Westminster when the attack happened. She sends this message.

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Plymouth Labour first to use latest doorstep technology


Plymouth Labour has become one of the first parties in the country to use the latest doorstep campaigning technology on canvasses. The doorstep app allows volunteers who are doorknocking to feed information back in real-time to Labour's campaign systems saving time.

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Tories break election promise as National Insurance is hiked in Budget


Today was Budget day. Plymouth Labour's Luke Pollard who stood as our candidate in Plymouth Sutton and Devonport at the 2015 General Election looks at the Budget and what it means for the South West.

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Victims of crime being let down by Tory Police Commissioner

Today’s HMIC report on crime recording by Devon and Cornwall rates Devon and Cornwall Police as “inadequate” and declares it unacceptable that the force records so few of the most dangerous crimes including violence, rape and other sexual offences. It says only 76% of violent crimes are being recorded, leaving over 17,000 crimes off the books, and that Devon and Cornwall Police are “failing victims of crime”.

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