WATCH: Jeremy Corbyn voices support for campaign against fake news

Arthur Beech speaking to Sir Winston Churchill in Portsmouth Dockyard in 1941 - with the prime minister sporting the cane up for sale in his left hand. Picture: The News archive

Walking cane Churchill gave to Portsmouth labourer to go to auction at Sotheby’s

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Jeremy Corbyn has added his support to the fight against fake news.

The Labour leader, who is a member of the National Union of Journalists, said he fully backed our campaign, which is being run in conjunction with local and regional newspapers across Britain.

Labour Leader Jeremy Corbyn

Labour Leader Jeremy Corbyn

The fight has also been supported by the Prime Minister, Theresa May.