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In this short video, Simon Hannah takes a whistle-stop tour through the history of the ‘party with socialists in it’ – from Keir Hardie to Jeremy Corbyn.

Delving into key moments of intrigue and struggle that have shaken the Labour Party over the last 120 years, he uncovers a turbulent relationship between left and right that has defined – and almost derailed – its political trajectory.

Now after years in the wilderness, the Labour left is in the ascendance at last. The question is, how far can they go?