City Labour MP meets with Portsmouth Jewish community to '˜tackle anti-semitism'

THE CITY's Labour MP met with members of the Jewish community yesterday in the light of fresh claims of anti-semitism inside his party.

Friday, 20th April 2018, 7:05 am
Stephen Morgan. Picture: Loughlan Campbell

Portsmouth South MP Stephen Morgan visited worshippers at the Portsmouth and Southsea Synagogue to discuss ‘tackling anti-semitism in the Labour Party and wider society’.

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Mr Morgan shared details of his visit to the Elm Grove site on Twitter, where he said he also took time to discuss ‘support for enhancing community facilities and a range of international matters’.

News of Mr Morgan’s reaching out to the local Jewish community comes after a string of alleged anti-semitic remarks, stemming from members of the city’s Labour party and Momentum group.