The sudden incident is likely to send shock reverberations throughout the Labour leadership, among whom Prescott is considered somewhat of a political heavyweight and veteran leader.
The UK’s former Deputy Prime Minister, John Prescott, has been admitted to hospital following an alleged stroke, his family has said.
A statement from the family of John Prescott. pic.twitter.com/0wgCNYn0ZV
— John Prescott (@johnprescott) June 24, 2019