Kezia Dugdale

Kezia Dugdale
Jennie Formby said it was 'not sustainable to spend any further party funds' on defending Ms Dugdale from the defamation suit. Picture: Jane Barlow/PA Wire

Labour hits back in Kezia Dugdale legal fees row

The General Secretary of the Labour Party has hit back in the growing row over the legal costs of a defamation case against former Scottish leader Kezia Dugdale, insisting that the party has “behaved very generously” despite withdrawing its support.

The much-criticised Kezia Dugdale takes on the bushtucker challenge on I'm A Celebrity... Get Me Out of Here!

Dani Garavelli: Attacks on Kezia Dugdale are harsh, but jungle jaunt was a bad idea

It’s weird, after a decade of ignoring my children’s entreaties to come watch I’m A Celebrity, to find myself lodged amongst them on a sofa squealing at the efforts of someone called Toff to digest a pig’s brain. But 2017 has been, by common consent, the weirdest of years and, right or wrong, former Scottish Labour leader Kezia Dugdale is one of our own; thus, along with many others, I have put my anger at the world on hold and surrendered to the politics of sweetbreads and circuses.

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