Romford Labour members vote to support Jeremy Corbyn

Romford Labour Party, South Street Picture: Google Streetview

Romford Labour Party, South Street Picture: Google Streetview - Credit: Archant

Romford Constituency Labour Party has voted to support Jeremy Corbyn in the party’s upcoming leadership contest.

Members voted 10 to 18 to give Mr Corbyn their backing over rival Owen Smith.

Mr Corbyn lost a vote of no confidence before fellow MPs triggered the contest.

The winner of the contest will be announced at a Leadership Conference on September 24.