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Full text: Jeremy Corbyn’s statement on the death of Denis Healey

By Prospect Team  

Denis Healey in the Treasury as Chancellor. © PA. See PA Story ECONOMY Budget

Denis Healey, a “giant” of postwar Labour politics and a former Chancellor and Defence Secretary, has died aged 98. Prominent political figures from across the parties have queued up to pay tribute to him. Below is the full text of current Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn and former leader Neil Kinnock’s statements. 

Jeremy Corbyn said:

“Denis Healey was a giant of the Labour Party…

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