Burnham speaks about new phase in his life
Andy Burnham has spoken about his life entering a new phase after returning to the Parliamentary back benches in order to mount a challenge to become Greater Manchester’s first elected mayor.
The 46-year-old MP for Leigh said that stepping away from the high ministerial and shadow ministerial roles he has taken in the last 11 years will allow him to spend more time on constituency matters.
Inevitably, in the fevered atmosphere of politics right now, people jumped to all kinds of wild conclusions as to my reasons for leaving Andy Burnham MP Speaking in this week’s edition of our sister paper... read more
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