HAVING A MAYOR Andy Burnham is bookies’ favourite to replace Sir Keir Starmer as Labour leader
ANDY Burnham is the bookies’ favourite to replace Sir Keir Starmer as the Labour leader endures a nightmare at the top.
The Greater Manchester mayor is ahead of shadow Cabinet minister Lisa Nandy in the betting stakes.
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Sadiq Khan, who has four years’ experience as London mayor, and shadow Cabinet colleague Rachel Reeves, a former economist at the Bank of England, are also tipped for the top job.
Sheffield City mayor Dan Jarvis, a former paratrooper, could also be in the frame with his Red Wall credentials.
He is also the Labour MP for Barnsley Central.
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