who joined a similar rebellion four months ago over triggering Article 50 - including yesterday's four - were given a reprieve at the time.
He said that he would be speaking to other rebels - including eight junior frontbenchers
- in the coming "hours and days" but appeared to rule out further sackings.
Among them are several members of the Shadow Cabinet, plus a raft of junior frontbenchers
who would rather quit than vote against war on Isis.
have also angrily confronted Vince Cable, the party's Treasury spokesman, about his tax reform proposals.
He said that as a "first step" he was asking all Tory frontbenchers
to register any family member paid for out of their MP's staffing allowance from April 1.
Liberal Democrat and Tory frontbenchers
condemned the plan as "disruptive" for schools.
It is understood that will change today when the first of a series of likely declarations by Lib Dem frontbenchers
will take place.
Political failure appears to be a price worth paying for former frontbenchers
cashing in on the entertainment circuit.
Banning membership by frontbenchers
is almost certain to mean that they will wither and die, said the party source.
Three junior frontbenchers
stepped down and yesterday a parliamentary aide quit.
The move raised questions about the longterm future of their sister Co-op Party, whose 32 MPs include frontbenchers
Ed Balls, right, Stella Creasy and Chris Leslie.
Mr Brown immediately made clear that he expected all Labour MPs - not just frontbenchers
- to identify any family members working for them.
The figures emerged as Mr Cameron attempted to flush out Gordon Brown's intentions by writing to ask for Tory frontbenchers
to be given access to senior civil servants to prepare the ground for a possible handover of power.
claimed on Friday that the Prime Minister had manipulated Lady Thatcher, who was frail in her old age.
Amid a growing rebellion against the leader, ex-Home Secretary Lord Blunkett begged senior frontbenchers
not to quit their posts but to stand firm and dare Mr Corbyn to sack them.