Labour leadership: Sir Keir Starmer’s acceptance speech

New Labour Social gathering chief Sir Keir Starmer has spoken of the “honour” of his election to the put up, and the influence of coronavirus on the United kingdom.

He mentioned general public existence had “all but come to a standstill and we are missing each other”.

A planned meeting to announce the final result was cancelled, and the a few candidates to be chief of the opposition recorded a online video to be released if they won the contest to thrive Jeremy Corbyn.

BBC coverage of Labour Get together chief and deputy chief success