Prescott criticises Blair as heated Labour leadership contest continues

  • The internal divides evident in the Labour party emerged again on Thursday as former Deputy PM John Prescott told BBC Radio 4 that the contest had turned into one of 'abuse and personality' rather than policy.

  • Mr. Prescott said that Tony Blair's remarks on Wednesday, that anyone considering voting for frontrunner Jeremy Corbyn should 'get a transplant', were 'absolutely staggering