Former prime minister Tony Blair says Sir Keir Starmer has the "character and capability" to be Labour leader, adding the party has to make "fundamental change" if it wants to be a "viable" opposition. Today's top stories:
🔴 Sir Keir Starmer could face a threat to his leadership from Andy Burnham and Yvette Cooper after both signalled that they still have designs on Labour’s top job
More than half of Labour's 125 “must win” seats are in largely working-class areas. Sir Keir Starmer has his work cut out
🚨 BREAKING: Labour just REFUSED to back making sure we take back control of our borders and leave the single market and the customs union at the end of the year. 🥀 Sir Keir Starmer once said he respected the referendum result – but you just can't trust a word he says.
"If I were Prime Minister, I would have sacked Cummings." Labour Leader Sir Keir Starmer has called for an investigation into accusations Dominic Cummings broke lockdown rules, saying Boris Johnson is "treating the British public with contempt." More:
"Do you want to leave the chamber?" Sir Lindsay Hoyle tells off Matt Hancock for speaking over Sir Keir Starmer at #PMQs "I don't mind you advising the prime minister, but you don't need to advise the opposition" Live updates: