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My Councillor Experience

June 23, 2011 at 11:23 am

Here’s an article I wrote for the Young Fabian magazine Anticipations about my experience of being a councillor. Having campaigned endlessly to get elected as a councillor because I want to help people, it now feels like I’m doing exactly the opposite. I got elected in May last year and […]

 
Emily Thornberry MP

Emily Thornberry MP

April 7, 2009 at 11:13 pm

I organised a London Young Labour campaigning session with Emily Thornberry MP over the weekend. Emily joined the Labour Party when she was 17, motivated by her experiences of being raised by her mother, a single parent living on a council estate. She has lived in Islington for the last […]