Who is the MP for Hackney?
Diane Abbott – Hackney North & Stoke Newington (Labour)
What constituency is Hackney?
Hackney North and Stoke Newington (UK Parliament constituency)
|Hackney North and Stoke Newington|
|Electorate||74,780 (December 2010)|
Who won the Sedgefield seat?
In the 2019 general election, the Conservatives took the seat from Labour, ending Labour’s continuous hold on the seat since 1983 (and in its previous incarnation since 1935). Paul Howell became the new MP with a majority of 4,513.
Is Diane Abbott still an MP?
Diane Julie Abbott MP (born 27 September 1953) is a British politician who has been the Member of Parliament (MP) for Hackney North and Stoke Newington since 1987. A member of the Labour Party, she served in Jeremy Corbyn’s Shadow Cabinet as Shadow Home Secretary from 2016 to 2020.
How many wards are there in Hackney?
Hackney has 21 wards, 15 wards represented by three councillors and six wards represented by two councillors.
Who is the MP for Sedgefield?
Paul Howell (born 10 January 1960) is a British Conservative Party politician who has served as Member of Parliament (MP) for Sedgefield in County Durham since the 2019 United Kingdom general election.
How long has Darlington been Labour?
Labour held the seat for 27 years from 1992 with their candidate Jenny Chapman winning the seat in 2010 with a 3,388 majority down from 10,404 in the previous election.
Did Jeremy Corbyn ever have a job?
Corbyn worked as an union official of the National Union of Tailors and Garment Workers. He became a member of a district health authority in the early years of the 1970s. In 1974, he was elected to Haringey Council, representing Harringay as councillor until 1983.