Susanna Reid furious as Ashworth refuses to comment on Ferguson breaking isolation rules

Yesterday, Professor Ferguson announced he had “made an error of judgement” and was stepping down from his government role and involvement in Sage (Scientific Advisory Group for Emergencies) after it was reported he had broken lockdown rules to meet with his girlfriend. Good Morning Britain host Susanna Reid spoke to Jonathan Ashworth about the news […]

Naga Munchetty clashes with Jon Ashworth as he blasts COVID-19 plans ‘You weren’t there!’

MP Jonathan Ashworth joined Charlie Stayt and Naga Munchetty today on BBC Breakfast amid the ongoing coronavirus. Ashworth wanted to focus on what could be done to increase the number of coronavirus tests being carried out after grand government promises, however, Munchetty shut the MP down telling him that he wasn’t saying anything she hadn’t heard before.  […]

‘If you’re telling the truth?’ Susanna Reid skewers Labour’s Ashworth over Corbyn claim

Jonathan Ashworth faced a grilling from Susanna Reid and Piers Morgan today as he gave Good Morning Britain an interview. He was initially there to discuss his plans for the NHS as the current Shadow Health Secretary but talk turned to Jeremy Corbyn.  Last night, the Labour leader took part in an interview with Andrew […]

Eamonn Holmes CLASHES with Jon Ashworth over Labour manifesto: 'Don't wriggle out of this'

The shadow health secretary was forced to answer tough questions about Labour’s manifesto, especially in relation to their spending.  Holmes began: “Your answer is spend, spend, spend – at least the Conservatives are trying to close the deficit.” However, Ashworth was quick to jump to the defence of his party, replying: “David Cameron and George […]

Piers Morgan HUMILIATES Jonathan Ashworth over nuclear weapon silence: ‘Give me an answer'

After going ballistic at Diane Abbott during a heated exchange yesterday, Piers Morgan, 54, was equally as fed up with the Shadow Health Secretary who seemed just as reluctant to ask if he would “push the button”.  Good Morning Britain played a clip of Abbott’s shambolic interview, which prompted a giggle from her fellow Labour […]