Keir Starmer mercilessly heckled by his own angry Labour members during key conference speech.

SIR Keir Starmer battled merciless heckling by angry party members on Wednesday as he used his big speech to break from the era of the loony left.

The Labour leader was even interrupted as he spoke movingly about his late mum's fight with a crippling illness.

It comes after a fraught few day of infighting at the Brighton conference as Sir Keir sought to banish the hard left to the party's fringes for good.

In a swipe at Jeremy Corbyn's 2019 election thrashing, he said: "We will never under my leadership go into an election with a manifesto that is not a serious plan for government."

Furious activists yelled "it was your Brexit policy!" and "where's Peter Mandelson?" - the Tony Blair ally loathed by the party's hard left.

A handful held up giant "red cards" to signal their dissatisfaction. Hecklers included ex-Big Brother contestant Carole Vincent.

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