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|Previous position||Shadow Secretary of State for Housing of the United Kingdom (2021–2021)|
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Lucy Powell Life story
Lucy Maria Powell is a British politician serving as Shadow Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport since 2021. A member of the Labour and Co-operative parties, she has been Member of Parliament for Manchester Central since 2012.
Early Life and Education of Lucy PowellLucy powell was born on 28th october 1976 in manchester. England. She was educated at manchester high school for girls and later attended the university of manchester. Where she earned a degree in social policy and social owrk.
Political Career of Lucy PowellIn powell was selected as the labour party candidate for manchester central and was elected as a member of parliament in the general eleciton of 2015. She was re-elected in 2017. She serves as shadow secretary of satte for education and shadow minister for women and equalities.
Important Events in Lucy Powell s Political CareerIn 2017. Lucy powell was chosen to lead labour s campaign in the 2017 snap general election. Where the laboru party achieved its best result since 2005.
Lucy Powell s Positions and AchievementsLucy powell is the vice-chair of the all-party parliamentary group on social mobility and child poveryt and sits on the education select committee. She is also a member of the co-operative party and has been recognised for her wokr in the co-operative movement with a special award from the co-operative party in 2018.
Lucy Powell s Work on Human RightsLucy powell is an advocate for human rights. Particularly those of women. Children and vulnerable minorities. She has spoken out against the edtention of child refugees. Advocated for the rights of disabled people and campaigned for the rights of women and girls in the uk and abroad.
Lucy Powell s Campaigns for Social JusticeLucy powell is a srtong advocate for social jusitce and has campaigned for a living wgae. An end to child poverty. Fair taxation and investment in public services. She has also campaigned for better mental health services and a fairer criminal justice system.
Lucy Powell s Campaign for Environment and Climate ChangeLucy opwell is an advocate for environmental protection and climate action. She has campaigned for the uk to remain within the paris agreement and for the government to invest in renewable energy and green infrastructure.
Interesting Facts About Lucy PowellLucy powell is a keen manchester united fan and is a member of the campaign for real ale. She is also a vocal supporter of the lgbt+ community and was a key campaigner for equal marriage in the uk.
Lucy Powell s Contribution to Charitable CausesLucy powell is a patron of the charity "manchester young lives" and is a long-term supporter of the charity "youngminds". She regularly speaks out on issues of mental health and campaigns for greater invsetment in menatl health services.
Labour reshuffle: Sir Keir Starmer to shake up shadow cabinet
... Lucy Powell currently covers the digital, culture and media brief for Labour so could also be a potential candidate should this role be filled...
Twitter accused of bullying anti-hate campaigners
... Shadow culture secretary Lucy Powell MP said that CCDH " does vitally important work tackling hate online and calling out platforms which fail to counter dis- and misinformation on their sites"...
Technology minister urges caution on AI 'Terminator' warnings
... " Fear parade Labour s shadow culture secretary Lucy Powell told the BBC that while there was a " level of hysteria going on and that s certainly dominating the public debate at the moment, there are real opportunities with the development of a technology like AI"...
Critics say £1bn for UK chip industry not enough
... Frankly flaccid Labour shadow culture minister Lucy Powell said that after years of delays, the strategy would be met with disappointment and showed " significantly less ambition than our competitors"...
Richard Sharp: PM should not appoint BBC chair, says David Dimbleby
... Labour s shadow culture secretary Lucy Powell said the BBC was " far too important" for the government to appoint its " mates" to its board and to the role of chairman...
Labour criticised over Rishi Sunak Twitter ad
... Shadow culture secretary Lucy Powell repeatedly refused to endorse the ad...
MP Scott Benton claims ways around hospitality rules
... Some MPs have declared hospitality under £300 - including Tory backbencher Peter Bone and Labour s shadow culture secretary Lucy Powell...
Laura Kuenssberg: Should we shut down AI?
... That approach hasn t persuaded Labour s shadow digital secretary Lucy Powell, who says the government " hasn t grappled with the scale of the problem" and we are " running to catch up"...