Channel 4 FactCheck goes behind the spin to dig out the truth and separate political fact from fiction.

Labour

August 5, 2016 17 Comments By Patrick Worrall

Corbyn and Smith supporters have both accused the other side of lying after the first leadership debate. Who’s right?

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August 1, 2016 19 Comments By Patrick Worrall

Labour leadership challenger Owen Smith has been accused of copying Jeremy Corbyn’s policies. What’s the truth of the matter?

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September 23, 2015 1 Comment By Fariha Karim

Shoring up the party faithful, Tim Farron, new Lib Dem leader, promised that “20,000 new members had joined” since May. FactCheck’s been trying to find them.

Category: Conservatives, David Cameron, Fact, FactCheck, Fiction, Jeremy Corbyn, Labour, Liberal Democrats, Nick Clegg, Parliament, SNP, UKIP
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September 17, 2015 8 Comments By Fariha Karim

Labour party policy on issues like Britain’s membership of the EU and nuclear weapons is becoming increasingly hard to pin down.

Category: Conservatives, Defence, Economy, Fact, FactCheck, Fiction, Jeremy Corbyn, Labour
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September 15, 2015 13 Comments By Patrick Worrall

Jeremy Corbyn got a rousing reception from union delegates today. But did his first big speech pass the FactCheck test?

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September 11, 2015 3 Comments By Patrick Worrall

The result of Labour’s leadership contest looms. Is it a done deal? Will Jeremy Corbyn hurt the party’s chances in the next election?

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August 26, 2015 3 Comments By Patrick Worrall

Which Labour leadership candidate would print money? Who wants to build 2 million houses? Who thinks George Osborne might be right about running a surplus?

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