Watson: Chakrabarti peerage call 'a mistake'
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Watson: Chakrabarti peerage timing 'a mistake'

The timing of Labour's decision to nominate Shami Chakrabarti for a peerage was a mistake, says deputy leader Tom Watson.

Mr Watson tells the Today programme he was not consulted over the decision to put Ms Chakrabarti forward following her role leading Labour's anti-Semitism inquiry.

  • 05 Aug 2016
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