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Helen Goodman

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Helen Goodman was the Labour Party candidate in Bishop Auckland in the UK Parliament elections . They got 16,105 votes. Our volunteers have been adding information on Helen Goodman - here's everything we know so far!

Party manifesto

Helen Goodman was the Labour Party candidate. Find out more about their policies in the Labour Party manifesto.

Wikipedia

Helen Catherine Goodman is a British Labour Party politician, who was the Member of Parliament for Bishop Auckland between 2005 and 2019. During a Parliamentary career spanning 14 years, she held a number of ministerial and shadow ministerial roles, including Deputy Leader of the House of Commons, Parliamentary Under Secretary of State in the Department for Work and Pensions until 2010 with responsibility for child poverty and childcare and shadow Minister for the Americas and the Far East.

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Biographical summary

Born: 1958-01-02, Nottingham
School: Lady Manners School
Undergraduate degree: PPE, University of Oxford
Previous job: Political Researcher

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Previous elections

This candidate has previously stood for election in:

  • 2019: The UK Parliament elections, as the Labour Party candidate for the Bishop Auckland
  • 2017: The 2017 General Election, as the Labour Party candidate for the Bishop Auckland
  • 2015: The 2015 General Election, as the Labour Party candidate for the Bishop Auckland
  • 2010: The UK Parliament elections, as the Labour Party candidate for the Bishop Auckland

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