Keir Starmer (@Keir_Starmer )

Keir Starmer

Bio Labour MP for Holborn and St Pancras. Shadow Secretary of State for Brexit. Former Director of Public Prosecutions (2008-13).
Location London
Tweets 4,6K
Followers 344,7K
Following 387
Account created 03-04-2014 12:37:30
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Twitter Media Studio : As polls close for the Labour leadership election, I want to say a huge thank you to everyone who has taken part in this campaign.

I honestly believe that we have come out of the other end of this contest as a better party: more united and ready to build another future.

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iPhone : These trade union leaders are right: government must urgently increase the supply of PPE to frontline staff. Staff deserve our full support and they need to be protected in carrying out their vital work. twitter.com/the_tuc/status…

iPhone : Retail, distribution and manufacturing workers are doing an incredible job during the coronavirus pandemic.

Show your thanks in person by treating shop staff with kindness and respect – and support them by sharing #SolidarityWithShopworkers

iPhone : Ministers have consistently failed to explain why we are miles behind where we need to be on testing for coronavirus.

We need answers and we need solutions - and we need them now. twitter.com/peston/status/…

iPhone : The Ventilator Challenge is an example of how UK manufacturers, a world class workforce and Unite the union have come together to provide our NHS with the vital equipment it urgently needs. Well done to everyone involved. unitetheunion.org/news-events/ne…

iPhone : Really sorry to hear we’ve lost one of our Labour family & councillor to CV19. Our thoughts are with Pat’s family & all those who lost loved ones in this time. twitter.com/midgley_neil/s…

iPhone : I know from speaking first hand to charities & voluntary sector organisations that #EveryDayCounts in ensuring they can continue their life changing work tackling Coronavirus & its impacts at this critical time.

I support this cross-party call. The Government must act this week. twitter.com/SDoughtyMP/sta…

iPhone : Thank you Keir Starmer for supporting us to get emergency food parcels to residents who desperately need us.

We are here for older people in Camden. But we need your help. Please give what you can: ageuk.org.uk/camden

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iPhone : I wish the Prime Minister a speedy recovery and thanks to all those working in Whitehall to help the country during the crisis. Together we can and will come through this. #StayHomeSaveLives twitter.com/BorisJohnson/s…

Twitter for iPad : Wonderful & emotional moment as households in their millions across the UK lean out of their windows to clap our fantastic NHS. A real reminder of what really matters. #ThanksNHS

Twitter for iPad : Huge thank you to our local MP Keir Starmer for joining us Age UK Camden today to help us get emergency food parcels ready to make sure no one goes hungry in our community. At times like this we all need to pull together and we appreciate your support #wemakecamden

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iPhone : Help for the self-employed

🇳🇴 Norway
Grant covering 80% of earnings

🇧🇪 Belgium
Income replacement scheme

🇬🇧 UK
£94 a week on Universal Credit (five-week wait)

All workers – both employed and self-employed – should have their wages protected.

RT if you agree.

iPhone : If you’re at home & need help or know someone who is, check out Camden’s directory to link you to support near where you live from our wonderful community orgs. Camdeners please share with all who need it (we’re here on 02079744444 (9) if can’t get online) coronavirus-help.camden.gov.uk

iPhone : It is disgraceful that ministers have broken their promise to renters. No one should be at risk of losing their home because of this crisis.

The Government still has time to reconsider - and I hope they will. twitter.com/JohnHealey_MP/…