'Bye Bye' vs 'Welcome': UK press divided on Corbyn

In a sign of the change of style, Jeremy Corbyn asked supporters to send in questions to ask David Cameron at the weekly Prime Minister's Questions in parliamentBritain’s pro-Conservative newspapers on Sunday crowed that socialist Jeremy Corbyn’s crushing leadership victory would condemn the Labour Party to the opposition for a long time, while leftist media hailed the win. “Bye Bye Labour!” screamed a front-page headline in the Sunday Express and the Mail on Sunday published a picture of the new anti-austerity firebrand next to the words “Red and Buried”. “Death of New Labour,” said the Sunday Telegraph, referring to controversial former prime minister Tony Blair’s famous brand from the 1990s.

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