Tony Benn, Former Labour MP, in the Hospital

September 13, 2013 Updated: July 18, 2015

Tony Benn is in the hospital after feeling unwell.

Benn, a former Labour MP, “was taken into hospital on Wednesday afternoon on the advice of his GP after feeling unwell,” a family spokesman told BBC.

“He is resting comfortably.”

Benn, 88, was a Labour MP for 50 years.

Members of the Benn family are “popping in and out” to see Tony.

Benn’s wife Caroline died of cancer in 2000.


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