January 8, 2020

My nomination for Deputy Leader of the Labour Party

I have nominated Angela Rayner for Deputy Leader of the Labour Party. She’s a lifelong trade unionist; tough, smart, utterly loyal to our Party and our trade union movement. Someone who galvanises support right across it. Someone who should never, ever be underestimated because every time people do that, she proves them wrong. A great campaigner, motivator and a grafter. …

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January 8, 2020

My nomination for the next Labour Leader

I’ve nominated Keir Starmer for leader of the Labour Party. There are some great candidates and I listened carefully to them all at the hustings last night. In the end though, for me it comes down to who I believe can effectively lead our Party out of the current mess and successfully into the future, building trust and confidence with …

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