4 Jan 2020

Lisa Nandy joins race to become next Labour leader, saying the party needs to ‘be different’

In an open letter in her local newspaper, the Wigan MP Lisa Nandy announced that she’s entering the race for leadership of the Labour party.

Her pitch? She understands the people who abandoned Labour in the general election.

As one of the MPs who was never part of Jeremy’s inner circle, could she be the party’s next leader?