Lucy Powell

MP, Manchester Central

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Manchester Central Labour/Co-operative

Lucy Powell’s voting in Parliament

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Last updated: 22 Feb 2017

Recent appearances

  • Social Mobility Commission: State of the Nation Report 23 Mar 2017

    I beg to move, That this House notes the contents and recommendations of the annual State of the Nation report from the Social Mobility Commission; notes that despite welcome measures by successive governments to improve social mobility the Commission warns that social mobility is getting worse, the reasons for which are deep-seated and multi-faceted; and calls on the Government to lead a...
  • Social Mobility Commission: State of the Nation Report 23 Mar 2017

    I very much thank Lord Adonis for all his work and, indeed, my hon. Friend the Member for Liverpool, West Derby (Stephen Twigg), who was a Minister at the time of the London initiative. The London challenge was one of those Government initiatives that achieved real change, including the biggest rise in attainment we have seen in an area. The opportunity areas developed by the right hon....
  • Social Mobility Commission: State of the Nation Report 23 Mar 2017

    I absolutely agree, and my hon. Friend has campaigned on this issue for many years. While Trafford has many good and outstanding schools, recent data show that the top 25% and the bottom 25% of pupils do worse than those in neighbouring Manchester, so there are questions about attainment gaps to address. The list of organisations that are against more selection in schools is ever growing. The...

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Labour/Co-operative MP for Manchester Central

Entered the House of Commons on 16 November 2012 — Byelection

Party was Labour until 30 Mar 2015

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Topics of interest

Lucy Powell campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Department for Education
  • Education
  • Treasury
  • Cabinet Office
  • Health
  • Children: Day Care
  • Pre-school Education
  • Nurseries
  • Employment Agencies
  • Families

Other offices held in the past

  • Shadow Secretary of State for Education (14 Sep 2015 to 26 Jun 2016)
  • Shadow Minister for the Cabinet Office (5 Nov 2014 to 14 Sep 2015)
  • Shadow Minister (Education) (7 Oct 2013 to 5 Nov 2014)
  • Member, Transport Committee (26 Nov 2012 to 4 Nov 2013)

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 20 Mar 2017.

2. (a) Support linked to an MP but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation
Name of donor: Eddie Izzard
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: received via the Labour Party, £10,252 towards funding my office and a member of staff

Donor status: individual

(Registered 03 November 2016)
Name of donor: Eddie Izzard
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: received via the Labour Party, £10,252 towards funding my office and a member of staff

Donor status: individual

(Registered 25 November 2016)
Name of donor: Eddie Izzard
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: received via the Labour Party, £10,252 towards funding my office and a member of staff

Donor status: individual

(Registered 20 February 2017)
6. Land and property portfolio: (i) value over £100,000 and/or (ii) giving rental income of over £10,000 a year
Since June 2015, I rent out a room in my London flat: (i) and (ii). (Registered 04 September 2015)
7. (i) Shareholdings: over 15% of issued share capital
Shareholder and unremunerated director of company New Road Management which owns the freehold of 6 flats on Camberwell New Road, London, in one of which I live. (Registered 13 December 2012; updated 2 June 2015)

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