Mr Brian Sedgemore

Former Labour MP for Hackney South and Shoreditch

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Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Trade and Industry: Departmental Policies 7 Apr 2005

    To ask the Secretary of State for Trade and Industry if she will set out, with statistical information relating as directly as possible to Epsom and Ewell constituency, the effects on Epsom and Ewell of her Department's policies and actions since 2 May 1997.
  • Written Answers — Trade and Industry: Departmental Policies 7 Apr 2005

    To ask the Secretary of State for Trade and Industry if she will set out, with statistical information relating as directly as possible to West Dorset constituency, the effects on West Dorset of her Department's policies and actions since 2 May 1997.
  • Written Answers — Environment Food and Rural Affairs: Departmental Policies 7 Apr 2005

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs if she will set out, with statistical information relating as directly as possible to South-East Cambridgeshire constituency, the effects on South-East Cambridgeshire of her Department's policies and actions since 2 May 1997.

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Profile

Former Labour MP for Hackney South and Shoreditch

Entered the House of Commons on 28 February 1974 — General election

Left the House of Commons on 11 April 2005 — did not stand for re-election

Also represented Luton West

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Last updated: 11 Apr 2005.

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