What was Keir Starmer's job before politics? Theatrical dreams, grotty flat and smashing gangs

June 28, 2024

Keir Starmer is poised to take the keys to Number 10 after the UK general election - but what did he do before he came to politics? What was Keir Starmer's job before Labour? Keir passed the eleven-plus exam and was the only one of the four Starmer siblings to win a place at Reigate Grammar School. When did Keir Starmer go into politics? In the general election of 2017, Keir won a whopping 70.1% of the votes cast with 41,343 voters putting their X in his box.