Richard Corbett MEP is on the ‘advisory committee’ for the People's Vote (Image: GETTY and EUROPARL (YOUTUBE))
Richard Corbett, the Labour Party leader in the European Parliament, is on the ‘advisory committee’ for the People’s Vote, according to the Sun.
The group produced a paper launched this week entitled “Roadmap to a People’s Vote” that said: “The die is not irrevocably cast, there is still time and, until the UK has left the EU, the Article 50 letter can be withdrawn”.
The latest revelation comes after a cascade of other top Labour politicians appeared to either support or refuse to rule out a second referendum.
On Sunday, London Mayor Sadiq Khan said: “After careful consideration, I’ve decided the people must get a final say.
“This means a public vote on any deal or a vote on a no deal, alongside the option of staying in the EU."
Shadow Brexit Secretary Keir Starmer described holding another vote as “an option”.
Sir Keir Starmer has described Mr Corbett, who sits on Labour’s National Executive Committee, as “effectively a member of my shadow team”.
Mr Corbett himself has claimed he is