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Andy Burnham

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Andy Burnham was the Labour and Co-operative Party candidate in Greater Manchester in the Mayor of Greater Manchester. Our volunteers have been adding information on Andy Burnham - here's everything we know so far!


Andrew Murray Burnham is a British Labour Party politician who has served as Mayor of Greater Manchester since 2017. He attended Gordon Brown’s Cabinet as Chief Secretary to the Treasury from 2007 to 2008 and served in the Cabinet as Culture Secretary from 2008 to 2009 and Health Secretary from 2009 to 2010. Burnham served as Member of Parliament (MP) for Leigh from 2001 to 2017.

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Born: 1970-01-07

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Previous elections

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  • 2020: The Mayor of Greater Manchester, as the Labour and Co-operative Party candidate for the Greater Manchester Cancelled Election
  • 2017: The 2017 Greater Manchester mayoral election, as the Labour and Co-operative Party candidate for the Greater Manchester
  • 2015: The 2015 General Election, as the Labour Party candidate for the Leigh
  • 2010: The UK Parliament elections, as the Labour Party candidate for the Leigh

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