Jeremy Corbyn

Oil & Gas

Corbyn snubs boss of fracking firm Cuadrilla

31/07/2019

Jeremy Corbyn has snubbed the boss of fracking firm Cuadrilla, meeting protesters instead at the gates of a shale gas exploration site and promising them his party would ban the practice.

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Corbyn “open-minded” on tax relief for North Sea

08/01/2016

Labour Leader Jeremy Corbyn has said he is “open-minded” on the issue of tax relief for the North Sea sector. He told Energy Voice's sister publication the Press and Journal yesterday he had not made a decision, adding: “I need to look at that.

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Corbyn spotted with arm around three on, three off campaigner

14/09/2015

A photograph has emerged of Jeremy Corbyn with his arm around a supporter of a campaign group which is protesting against changes to North Sea shift patterns. The Islington North MP was seen last weekend with the member of ‘3:3 it’s not for me’ at the annual Burston Union rally in Norfolk. The politician, who won the Labour leadership election on Saturday, is yet to speak in any depth about future policies regarding the offshore sector.

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Argentina’s UK ambassador says Corbyn is ‘one of ours’

14/09/2015

Argentina’s ambassador to the UK has reportedly described new Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn as “one of ours” and claimed he could “decisively guide“ British public opinion towards “dialogue” over the Falkland Islands. Alicia Castro said that she felt “joy, a great satisfaction” that Mr Corbyn - who she first met in 2002 - had been chosen as leader of the opposition. And she claimed that the Islington North MP’s victory was “without doubt” a sign of a “change of winds” in the UK over the Falklands.

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