Labour leadership candidates clash over Brexit at Guardian hustings – video Keir Starmer came under fire from Rebecca Long-Bailey and Lisa Nandy over Labour’s Brexit position, both arguing that it contributed to the party’s landslide defeat in December. Speaking at the.. WorldNews - Published 9 hours ago
Labour leadership: The key policies of Keir Starmer, Rebecca Long-Bailey and Lisa Nandy Candidates must convince members they can revive Labour's fortunes after its worst electoral defeat since 1935 Independent - Published 1 day ago
Starmer 'astonished' that PM hasn't visited flood-hit areas
Sir Keir Starmer says he is "astonished" that the prime minister has not visited the flood-hit regions of the UK. The Labour leadership candidate said that Boris Johnson's decision not to hold Cobra..
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Starmer: Labour members 'want to turn a corner'
Labour members begin casting their votes on Monday to elect Jeremy Corbyn's replacement successor as party leader. Frontrunner Sir Keir Starmer says that the Labour Party has been "taking lumps out of..
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Labour: Leadership candidates discuss the problems in their party
Rebecca Long-Bailey, Keir Starmer and Lisa Nandy discuss what needs to change in the Labour Party on a TV debate. All three leadership candidates agreed there was not just one thing that has led to..
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Labour leadership candidates call for social media change
Labour leadership candidates have called for a change to how social media companies police themselves. Their comments come after TV presenter Caroline Flack took her own life, Sir Keir said the wider..
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Labour leadership contender Starmer makes freedom of movement pledge
Labour leadership contender Sir Keir Starmer has pledged to reverse Boris Johnson’s end to freedom of movement for European Union citizens in the UK if he becomes prime minister. Sir Keir, who has..
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Starmer: Leadership is ‘not the job of one person’
Sir Keir Starmer says Labour leadership ‘is not the job of one person’. The shadow Brexit secretary and leadership hopeful went on to defend Jeremy Corbyn’s premiership saying we need to..
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Who are the Labour leadership contenders?
Rebecca Long-Bailey, Lisa Nandy, Emily Thornberry and Sir Keir Starmer will battle it out to become the next Labour leader.
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Labour leadership hopefuls clash over handling of antisemiti
The Labour leadership candidates have clashed over their personal records on antisemitism as they went head to head in the first hustings.
Jess Phillips appeared to suggest other candidates had..
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Keir Starmer visits Batley nursery
Keir Starmer talks about his desire for Labour's future, whether a woman should be the next leader, and his views on the criminality of abortion. Report by Woodsli. Like us on Facebook at..
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Sir Keir Starmer launches Labour leadership bid
Labour leadership contender Sir Keir Starmer has vowed to lead the fight to stamp out anti-Semitism in the party if he wins the race to succeed Jeremy Corbyn. The shadow Brexit secretary, who is..
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Keir Starmer launches leadership campaign in Manchester
Keir Starmer has officially launched his Labour leadership campaign in Manchester. Speaking at the Mechanics Institute, the shadow Brexit secretary said: "We need to fight to regain our heartland..
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Unison backs Sir Keir Starmer in Labour leadership bid
Labour leadership candidate Sir Keir Starmer is welcomed to Unison headquarters in London by General Secretary Dave Prentice after the union declared its support for him. The early front-runner met..
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Rebecca Long-Bailey launches Labour leadership bid
Rebecca Long-Bailey says all candidates for the Labour leadership need to set out a "positive vision" for the future, as well as being able to unify the party and country.
Ms Long-Bailey is the..
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Keir Starmer: Labour needs a leader who will unite the party
The shadow Brexit secretary Keir Starmer has become the fifth MP to announce they are running for Labour leader. Sir Keir visited the Brexit-backing town of Stevenage to announce his plan to unite the..
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Keir Starmer: Labour needs to restore trust
Keir Starmer has launched his bid to lead the Labour Party, promising to restore trust and confidence in the party as a force for change and good. Report by Etemadil. Like us on Facebook at..
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Labour leadership: Who is frontrunner Keir Starmer and what are his key policies? Holborn and St Pancras MP is lawyer who headed the Crown Prosecution Service before entering parliament Independent - Published 1 day ago
Labour leadership: Keir Starmer refuses to say whether he would keep Corbyn in shadow cabinet Frontrunner vows to abolish minimum salary threshold for migrant workers Independent - Published 2 days ago Keir Starmer says 'radical socialist tradition' must remain at heart of Labour in pitch to party's left Exclusive: 'Labour has always been a place where different ways of thinking come together,' says frontrunner in unity plea Independent - Published 4 days ago
Rebecca Long-Bailey says Labour 'couldn't refuse' Scotland a second independence referendum Leadership rival Starmer warns of SNP 'trap' over constitutional question Independent - Published 2 weeks ago
Reshuffle: Keir Starmer urges Boris Johnson not to abolish aid department in shake-up of ministers Prime minister planning to 'blood' new generation of female Tory talent Independent - Published 2 weeks ago
Labour leadership: Keir Starmer's team urge party bosses to intervene over 'unfair' hacking probe Race to succeed Jeremy Corbyn descends into acrimony Independent - Published 2 weeks ago Boris Johnson news – live: PM faces backlash over 'mansion tax plan' and HS2, as Starmer's team claim 'dirty tricks' over data breach claims Follow all the latest developments Independent - Published 2 weeks ago
Keir Starmer's mother-in-law dies two weeks after accident Frontrunner in race to succeed Jeremy Corbyn had suspended campaigning over weekend Independent - Published 2 weeks ago
Keir Starmer's team claim 'dirty tricks' by party insiders after being accused of hacking into Labour's membership database Source close to leadership frontrunner blames 'factional attack' by party supporters of rival Rebecca Long-Bailey Independent - Published 2 weeks ago
Keir Starmer demands overhaul of 'deeply flawed' universal credit to protect domestic abuse survivors Exclusive: Current system gives controlling partners 'easy mechanism' to commit financial abuse, warns Labour leadership contender Independent - Published 3 weeks ago
Lisa Nandy promises to let councillors nominate Labour leadership candidates Wigan MP has place on ballot paper alongside Keir Starmer and Rebecca Long Bailey in race to succeed Jeremy Corbyn Independent - Published 3 weeks ago Labour leadership candidate Keir Starmer demands investigation into Downing Street's selective briefing of press Correspondents walked out over plan to exclude certain titles from briefing on Brexit plans Independent - Published 3 weeks ago
Labour leadership hopeful Keir Starmer says he would bring back freedom of movement as PM 'We have to make the case for freedom of movement,' says Starmer Independent - Published on January 31, 2020 Labour leadership: Give EU nationals the vote, says Keir Starmer 'The way they have been treated over the past three years is shameful,' says frontrunner Independent - Published on January 30, 2020
Sorry Keir Starmer, the people don't want more power, they just want better politicians The way to restore trust in politics is simple. It's through giving the public MPs that can actually be trusted Independent - Published on January 27, 2020 Keir Starmer to call for greater devolution within 'federal UK' on return to Labour leadership campaign trail Frontrunner will propose replacing existing conventions with written constitution, arguing that Blair and Brown governments left devolution job half done Independent - Published on January 27, 2020
Labour leadership hustings cancelled as Keir Starmer's mother-in-law remains in hospital 'Procedures committee unanimously agreed last night that in the circumstances and to ensure fairness to all candidates,' says general secretary Independent - Published on January 24, 2020 Labour chairman Ian Lavery urges Keir Starmer to 'stand aside' so party can have first woman leader "We've got Rebecca Long-Bailey, Baileyism,' says Lavery Independent - Published on January 21, 2020
Keir Starmer nominated for Labour leadership by Usdaw union in major blow to Jess Phillips Shadow Brexit secretary is first hopeful to make it onto final ballot paper in race to succeed Jeremy Corbyn Independent - Published on January 20, 2020 Labour leadership: Deadline for voter registration looms, as new poll puts Starmer ahead of Long-Bailey New YouGov poll says 63 per cent of Labour members would back shadow Brexit secretary in final round Independent - Published on January 20, 2020
Jess Phillips says it would be 'embarrassing' for a man to win Labour leadership and suggests Sir Keir Starmer should quit contest Men should sometimes 'pass the mic' if they truly believe in gender equality, says candidate Independent - Published on January 19, 2020 Labour leadership: Hustings to begin in Liverpool as Keir Starmer takes early lead over other candidates Follow for all the latest updates Independent - Published on January 18, 2020
Labour leadership: Keir Starmer cements early lead over rival Rebecca Long-Bailey ahead of first hustings Five candidates to succeed Jeremy Corbyn will battle it out at event in Liverpool Independent - Published on January 17, 2020 Rebecca Long-Bailey promises to end 'gentlemen's club' of politics, as Keir Starmer calls for end to Labour 'factions' Shadow business secretary launches campaign as main rival says party needs 'unifying peace' Independent - Published on January 16, 2020
Starmer launches UK Labour leadership bid with call to end factionalism Keir Starmer, the frontrunner in the race to lead Britain's main opposition Labour Party, has pledged to end feuding within its ranks and take the fight to Prime Minister Boris Johnson if he wins the.. Reuters - Published on January 11, 2020 Labour risks losing swathes more seats unless it picks leader who can connect with ordinary people, Jess Phillips warns New poll shows Keir Starmer is public's favourite to replace Jeremy Corbyn Independent - Published on January 11, 2020
Labour leadership: Keir Starmer promises to defend party's radical values and win next election Contender to succeed Jeremy Corbyn officially launches campaign on back of commanding lead in MPs' nominations Independent - Published on January 11, 2020 Labour leadership: Jess Phillips, Lisa Nandy and Rebecca Long Bailey pass first hurdle in race to succeed Jeremy Corbyn Candidates join shadow Brexit secretary Keir Starmer, who was the first to win the minimum number of endorsements Independent - Published on January 9, 2020
Keir Starmer: Labour leadership contender receives major boost as Unison announces endorsement Keir Starmer's bid to become the next Labour leader has received a major boost after the influential trade union Unison threw its weight behind his campaign. Independent - Published on January 8, 2020 Keir Starmer takes big early lead among MPs in Labour leadership race, official figures show Shadow Brexit Secretary has already secured 23 nominations - enough to put him on the ballot paper Independent - Published on January 8, 2020
UK election result 'blew away' argument for second Brexit vote: Labour's Starmer Britain's December election "blew away" the argument for a second Brexit referendum and the country must move on from its divide over whether or not to leave the European Union, the frontrunner to lead.. Reuters - Published on January 5, 2020 Labour leadership: MPs begin to make their pitches Sir Keir Starmer aims to win trust, while Jess Phillips says Labour must stop "harking back to the past". BBC News - Published on January 5, 2020
Starmer launches bid for leadership of UK's Labour Party Keir Starmer, a former senior public prosecutor, launched his bid to replace Jeremy Corbyn as the leader of Britain's opposition Labour Party on Saturday with a defense of his efforts to stand up for.. Reuters - Published on January 4, 2020 Labour leadership: Keir Starmer enters race to succeed Corbyn with pledge to 'restore trust' in party Keir Starmer has confirmed his bid to be the next Labour leader, vowing to listen to the public about the way the party must change to "restore trust". Independent - Published on January 4, 2020
UK Labour Party Brexit spokesman Starmer ahead in leadership race-poll Keir Starmer, Brexit spokesman for Britain's opposition Labour Party, has emerged as the early front runner in the race to succeed Jeremy Corbyn as leader, according to a poll of members. Reuters - Published on January 2, 2020 Labour leadership: Keir Starmer emerges as early frontrunner to take over from Jeremy Corbyn, poll reveals Shadow Brexit secretary leads field ahead of Rebecca Long Bailey, according to survey of members Independent - Published on January 2, 2020
'Moral emergency': Number of rough sleepers to rocket to 10,000 within five years, Keir Starmer warns Labour leadership contender accuses Boris Johnson of failing to take crisis seriously – calling for 'cultural shift' to make preventing homelessness 'a basic human right' Independent - Published on December 23, 2019 Keir Starmer showcases left-wing credentials in Labour leadership battle: 'My dad worked in a factory and my mum was a nurse' 'I don't need somebody else's name tattooed to my head, some past leader, in order to make decisions,' shadow Brexit secretary says Independent - Published on December 18, 2019
Keir Starmer distances himself from Corbyn as he plots bid for Labour leadership Opposition should have 'taken down' Tories' 'get Brexit done' slogan, says shadow Brexit secretary Independent - Published on December 18, 2019 Keir Starmer 'seriously considering' running for UK Labour leadership: Guardian British Labour Party's Keir Starmer is "seriously considering" running to succeed Jeremy Corbyn as the party's leader, the Guardian reported http://bit.ly/2M8B1cS on Tuesday. Reuters - Published on December 17, 2019
Keir Starmer ally insists next Labour leader doesn't need 'ovaries or a Northern accent' as Angela Rayner prepares to back Rebecca Long-Bailey Fightback begins even as Long-Bailey is poised to enjoy clear run as the Corbynite candidate Independent - Published on December 17, 2019 Jeremy Corbyn will appoint new team of Brexit negotiators backing 'both Leave and Remain' if Labour wins general election Move follows Boris Johnson's criticism of who would carry out the role - and casts doubt on future influence of Remain-backing Keir Starmer Independent - Published on December 10, 2019
Conservatives post misleading edited video to suggest Labour's shadow Brexit secretary can't answer question Clip doctored to give false impression that Keir Starmer was lost for words over Labour's Brexit policy Independent - Published on November 5, 2019 Labour to officially back bid for second Brexit referendum on Boris Johnson's deal Shadow Brexit secretary Keir Starmer says party will whip MPs to support backbench move to secure Final Say vote Independent - Published on October 20, 2019
More than 100,000 sign letter demanding Final Say on Brexit in less than 24 hours 'Today, we're marching together to say we trust the people, not Boris Johnson, to solve this Brexit crisis', Kier Starmer says Independent - Published on October 19, 2019 Brexit: Keir Starmer says fresh referendum 'only' solution to deadlock, despite Jeremy Corbyn favouring general election Shadow Brexit secretary's comments likely to deepen divisions between senior party figures Independent - Published on October 12, 2019
Boris Johnson makes £13bn hospital pledge as Tory party conference looms Boris Johnson has set out plans for 40 new hospitals as the Tories prepare to make the NHS a key battleground in the next general election. The prime minister heads into a Conservative party conference.. WorldNews - Published on September 29, 2019 Calls for attorney general to 'consider his position' after advising Boris Johnson parliament suspension was legal 'I think it's very important that we now see the full legal advice,' says Sir Keir Starmer Independent - Published on September 24, 2019