Progress | Centre-left Labour politics

Author - Caroline Flint MP

Going south

Britain as a whole is becoming more like the south. Labour needs to understand the challenge this presents to it, argues Caroline Flint. In October 1992, in the wake of Labour’s fourth successive election defeat, Giles...

Southern comfort

This year’s local elections saw the first real signs of a Labour revival in the electorally vital south, says Caroline Flint The south-east was the engine for our victory in the 1997 election. It was the region where we...

Solar slaughter

Today in the Commons, Labour is calling a debate in which all MPs will have the opportunity to vote against the Government’s misguided plans to sacrifice the solar industry on the altar of George Osborne’s failing...

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