Labour MP suspended by party over 'allegations received'
Luton North MP Kelvin Hopkins has been suspended from the party a spokesman said.
Labour MP Kelvin Hopkins has been suspended from the party "on the basis of allegations received", a spokesman said.
The MP, who represents Luton North, has had the whip withdrawn while an investigation into the claims is carried out. The party has not provided any details about the allegation.
Labour said it takes complaints "extremely seriously" and has "robust" systems in place to deal with them.
On the basis of allegations received by the Labour Party today, Kelvin Hopkins has been suspended from party membership, and therefore the Labour whip, while an investigation takes place. The Labour Party takes all such complaints extremely seriously and has robust procedures in place to deal with them.Labour Party spokesman