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Deputy Labour leader calls for a second referendum before a general election

Published on September 11, 2019 - Duration: 01:16s

Deputy Labour leader calls for a second referendum before a general election

Fresh Labour Party divisions have opened up over Brexit with a call from deputy leader Tom Watson for a second referendum before any general election.

In a speech on Wednesday, Mr Watson said a single-issue Brexit election may not break the deadlock in Parliament – something only a second referendum can achieve with certainty.

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