The total number of people removed will be small - but the rancour will linger.
The decision is a blow for Jeremy Corbyn's leadership campaign.
A country's former masters are fighting to survive.
Who is getting the most CLP nominations in the race to be Labour leader?
Is Jeremy Corbyn electable? Now you can know the facts.
This week's diary, from the hard job of chairing a child abuse enquiry to climate change denial.
The Daily Mail would have you believe that polyamory is all wild orgies. Think more tea and washing up rotas.
The Labour leader spoke in Sunderland about his investment plans.
The challenger MP declared he was "Labour to my bones".
In Owen, I see a true leader - an individual capable of not only uniting Labour, but holding the Tories to account and forming a Labour government, says Martha O'Neill.
We notice you have ad blocking software enabled. Support the New Statesman’s quality, independent journalism by contributing now — and this message will disappear for the next 30 days.
If we cannot support the site on advertising revenue, we will have to introduce a pay wall — meaning fewer readers will have access to our incisive analysis, comprehensive culture coverage and groundbreaking long reads.