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Angela Rayner ally sacked by Starmer

Keir Starmer is trying to lay down a marker with his dismissal of Sam Tarry

Sky News

Sam Tarry, who joined today’s picket line at Euston and gave various interviews from there, has been sacked from the Labour shadow transport team and the front bench.

However, Tarry has not been sacked for being on the picket line, but for making unauthorised media appearances. Labour’s line is that

this isn’t about appearing on a picket line.

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