Labour foreign workers speech 'watered down'
12 August 2013 Last updated at 18:51 BST
Tesco and Next, two of the UK's biggest high street names, have criticised the Labour Party over suggestions that the retailers favoured Eastern European workers over Britons.
Shadow immigration minister Chris Bryant had to tone down his comments after both companies accused him of getting his facts wrong.
Gary O'Donoghue reports.