Wes Streeting and Rachel Reeves will lead race to replace Keir Starmer if he quits, bookies predict
- They have been accused of quietly tapping up donors and drumming up support
- Yvette Cooper, Lisa Nandy and Bridget Phillipson are also seen as contenders
- Labour has never had an elected woman leader, so they will be under pressure
Wes Streeting and Rachel Reeves are the leading contenders to replace Sir Keir if he quits as Labour leader, according to bookmakers.
Shadow Chancellor Miss Reeves and health spokesman Mr Streeting have been accused of quietly tapping up donors and drumming up support for a potential tilt at the top job.
She has declared nearly £200,000 in donations on her register of interests in the past year, while Mr…