Owen Smith: 'Labour, under my leadership, will be a leader on green jobs'

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Owen Smith: 'Labour, under my leadership, will be a leader on green jobs'

Labour leadership hopeful pledges to prioritise environmental action

Labour leadership candidate Owen Smith will this evening deliver his first major speech on the environment, telling an audience in Bristol how he would make support for green jobs and the environment a...

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