The deliberately misleading policy is open to all sorts of interpretation and is clearly aimed at retaining Labour Leave voters. A spokesperson confirmed this tactic by stating that "Labour is the only party which represents both people who supported Leave and Remain". All things to all people!
The decision will anger many Remainer MPs and MEPs who have been demanding that the party campaigns on a second referendum as a concrete unconditional pledge. Some MPs welcomed the news, others said it didn't go far enough, while others denounced any talk of a second referendum whatsoever. Former Labour frontbencher Lisa Nandy hammered remoaner Alastair Campbell on Politics Live earlier today. The Wigan MP accused Campbell and the so-called 'People's Vote' campaign of "breaking democracy". Watch below.
Graham Stringer is the Labour MP for Blackley & Broughton in Greater Manchester.