for forthcoming uk programmes of jewish or israeli interest

Posts tagged ‘Midnight news’

MN: McCluskey on Watson

this morning (sunday 14th), 12.16-12.18am, on bbc radio 4

midnight news includes …

“The war of words between senior figures at the top of the Labour movement over allegations of anti-semitism in the party has become increasingly rancorous. The leader of the UNITE union, Len McCluskey, has made an outspoken attack on the party’s deputy leader Tom Watson.”

including report from …

• bbc reporter nick eardley

(more…)
Advertisements

MN/Today: Watson or Corbyn?

this morning (friday 12th), 12.07-12.10am, 12.28-12.29am, 6.04-6.05am, 6.37-6.39am, and 7.39-7.40am, on bbc radio 4 

midnight news and today (presented by mishal husain and martha kearney) include …

Further rifts have been exposed in Labour as it grapples with its response to the BBC Panorama programme, which accused allies of Jeremy Corbyn of interfering in the process set up to deal with complaints of anti-semitism.”

including contributions from  …

• bbc reporter jessica parker

tom watson mp 

john mcdonnell mp 

• bbc reporter chris mason

(more…)

MN: Is Labour anti-semitic?

this morning (thursday 11th), 12.09-12.15am, on bbc radio 4 

midnight news includes …

“Former Labour officials have told the BBC’s Panorama programme that some of Jeremy Corbyn’s closest allies interfered in the independent process designed to deal with accusations of anti-semitism within the party. They say the leader’s office offered instruction on how cases should be resolved, and officials brought in by Labour’s general secretary, Jenny Formby, downgraded some punishments.”

including contributions from  …

• bbc reporter chris mason

sam matthews, chief investigator, disputes team, 2017-2018

• lord iain mcnicol, general secretary, 2011-2018

lord falconer

andrew gwynne mp

• bbc reporter laura kuenssberg

(more…)

MN: Eva Mozes Kor dies

this morning (friday 5th), 12.18-12.19am, on bbc radio 4

midnight news includes …

Eva Mozes Kor, a survivor of the holocaust and a prominent advocate for forgiveness, has died at the age of 85.”

including report from …

• bbc reporter charles haviland

(more…)

MN/Today: 120 shun Williamson

this morning (friday 28th), 12.01-12.04am, and 6.03-6.04am, on bbc radio 4 

midnight news and today (presented by nick robinson and john humphrys) include …

“There’s growing anger within Labour over the decision to re-admit Chris Williamson, the MP who said the party had given too much ground over accusations of anti-semitism. More than 120 Labour parliamentarians have now signed a statement demanding the ruling is overturned.”

including contributions from  …

• bbc reporter jessica parker

tom watson mp

jeremy corbyn mp

chris williamson mp

jess phillips mp

(more…)

6ocn: Forbes antisemitism

this evening (friday 7th), 6.09-6.11pm (repeated 12.12am on midnight news), on bbc radio 4 

six o’clock news includes …

“The election of Lisa Forbes in Peterborough has not been universally welcomed inside the Labour Party. A number of MPs have expressed misgivings, and some in the party have already called for her suspension over allegations of anti-semitism, which Ms Forbes strongly denies.”

including report from …

• bbc reporter chris mason

(more…)

MN: Labour investigated

this morning (wednesday 29th), 12.05-12.07am, and 12.28am,  on bbc radio 4 (mostly repeated from 6.05pm on six o’clock news)

midnight news includes …

“The Labour Party is to be formally investigated over allegations of anti-semitism by the Equalities and Human Rights Commission. … However the Campaign Against Antisemitism said it was ‘devastating that a mainstream party had fallen so far into the gutter’.”

including contributions from  …

• bbc reporter jessica parker

louise ellman mp

(more…)

Tag Cloud

IsraelisOK

a happygoldfish blog