Starmer opens Labour’s Brexit debate and says ‘no one is ruling out remain’ – Politics live

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Starmer opens Labour’s Brexit debate and says ‘no one is ruling out remain’ – Politics live

Rolling coverage of the Labour conference in Liverpool, including the debate on Brexit and a second referendum

Jane Begley, a councillor and a delegate from Exeter, is seconding the Brexit composite now.

She says it is important not to alienate those who voted leave. This motion does not bind the leadership but empowers them to act through the unpredictable times ahead, she says.

Tim Roache, the GMB general secretary, is speaking now.

He is moving the composite motion. The GMB came out in favour of a vote on the final deal at their conference recently.

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