Tracy Brabin

Former Labour/Co-operative MP for Batley and Spen


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Tracy Brabin is a former MP for Batley and Spen.

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Former Labour/Co-operative MP for Batley and Spen

Entered the House of Commons on 20 October 2016 — Byelection

Left the House of Commons on 10 May 2021 — Resigned

Party was Labour until 3 May 2017

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Topics of interest

  • Department for Education
  • Department for Digital
  • Culture
  • Media and Sport
  • HM Treasury
  • Treasury
  • Department for Work and Pensions
  • Children: Day Care
  • Primary Education: Nurseries
  • Pre-school Education
  • Children's Centres
  • Pre-school Education: Assessments

Other offices held in the past

  • Shadow Minister (Digital, Culture, Media and Sport) (10 Apr 2020 to 10 May 2021)
  • Shadow Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport ( 7 Jan 2020 to 6 Apr 2020)
  • Shadow Minister (Education) ( 3 Jul 2017 to 7 Jan 2020)
  • Member, Women and Equalities Committee ( 5 Dec 2016 to 3 May 2017)

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