Liz Kendall

Shadow Secretary of State for Work and Pensions

Labour MP for Leicester West


About your Member of Parliament

Your MP (Liz Kendall) represents you, and all of the people who live in Leicester West, at the UK Parliament in Westminster.

MPs split their time between Parliament and their constituency. In Parliament, they debate and vote on new laws, review existing laws, and question the Government. In the constituency, their focus is on supporting local people and championing local issues. They have a small staff team who help with casework, maintain their diaries, and monitor their inbox.

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Labour MP for Leicester West

Entered the House of Commons on 6 May 2010 — General election

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Topics of interest

Liz Kendall campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Department of Health and Social Care
  • Department of Health
  • Health
  • Department for Work and Pensions
  • Treasury
  • Hospitals: Discharges
  • Care Homes
  • Social Services: Finance
  • Health Services
  • Asthma

Currently held offices

  • Shadow Secretary of State for Work and Pensions (since 4 Sep 2023)

Other offices held in the past

  • Shadow Minister (Health and Social Care) (10 Apr 2020 to 4 Sep 2023)
  • Member, Treasury Committee ( 2 Mar 2020 to 11 May 2020)
  • Member, Science, Innovation and Technology Committee (27 Mar 2018 to 6 Nov 2019)
  • Member, Levelling Up, Housing and Communities Committee (26 Oct 2015 to 31 Oct 2016)
  • Shadow Minister (Health) (Care and Older People) ( 7 Oct 2011 to 14 Sep 2015)
  • Shadow Minister (Health) ( 8 Oct 2010 to 7 Oct 2011)
  • Member, Education Committee (12 Jul 2010 to 2 Nov 2010)

Previous MPs in this constituency

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Recent appearances

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Last updated: 18 Mar 2024.

3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources
Name of donor: Premier League
Address of donor: Brunel Building, 57 North Wharf Road, London W2 1HQ
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: Two tickets with hospitality to the Brit Awards 2024, value £1,500
Date received: 2 March 2024
Date accepted: 2 March 2024
Donor status: company, registration 02719699
(Registered 12 March 2024)

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