Keir Starmer 'seriously considering' running for UK Labour leadership: Guardian

FILE PHOTO: Shadow Brexit Secretary Keir Starmer speaks during a Labour Party general election campaign meeting in Harlow

(Reuters) - 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.

The news comes days after Corbyn said he was prepared to remain leader until the party chooses a successor next year, after the party suffered its worst election result since 1935.



(Reporting by Akshay Balan in Bengaluru; Editing by Shinjini Ganguli)