Jeremy Corbyn [Image: PA Images].

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn is set to spend the summer building up support for the Labour Party in 60 constituencies that are marginally held by Conservatives.

Well, in the absence of another Labour leadership election, he’s got to find something to do with his time!

According to the Huffington Post, among others, he has put Labour on “permanent campaign mode” in case Theresa May’s government falls.

The site stated: “The Labour leader won huge cheers and applause as he hailed the party’s progress in winning 30 seats and depriving May of her Parliamentary majority in the June 8 poll.

“Addressing the Parliamentary Labour Party (PLP) on Tuesday night in the House of Commons, Corbyn declared that his top team was now ‘a Government in waiting’.

“He planned to tour 60 Conservative marginals – several with majorities of less than 100 votes – to take the fight to the Government, one MP told HuffPost UK.”

His plan has received a rapturous welcome from the Parliamentary Labour Party:

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