Statement from the Chair

CLP Chair Fiona Sloman said: “The complaints against Rachel Abbotts have been investigated by the national Labour Party. She has been told her that her actions were unacceptable and has been issued with a Reminder of Conduct.

“High Peak CLP has always condemned antisemitism and racism in any form.”

Rachel Abbotts said: “I am deeply and sincerely sorry for my actions, and the hurt they have caused.”