Politics By Graham Sharpe

2/1 Labour To Vote In Female Leader/Deputy

BOOKMAKERS WILLIAM HILL offer odds of 2/1 that Labour will choose both a female Leader and a female Deputy Leader. 'Although the individual favourites for each position are male, the next three in the betting for each category are female' said Hill's spokesman Graham Sharpe.

Hills also offer 2/1 that the Leader will be Male, but with a Female Deputy; 11/4 that they end up with a Male Ledaer and a Male Deputy Leader; 11/4 Female Leader/Male Deputy.

WILLIAM HILL......NEXT LABOUR LEADER: 4/5 Andy Burnham; 11/4 Liz Kendall; 7/2 Yvette Cooper; 20/1 Mary Creagh. Others on request.

NEXT DEPUTY LEADER: 6/4 Tom Watson; 5/2 Caroline Flint; 5/2 Stella Creasy; 9/1 Angela Eagle; 14/1 Ben Bradshaw; 14/1 Gloria de Piero. Others on request.


WILLIAM HILL offer 1/16 that the in/out EU Referendum will take place before 2019, 7/1 that it does not. And they make a Stay In vote 4/11 favourite to be the outcome, with a vote to quit offered at 2/1.