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Jim McMahon

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Jim McMahon was the Labour and Co-operative Party candidate in Oldham West and Royton in the UK Parliament elections. Our volunteers have been adding information on Jim McMahon - here's everything we know so far!

Party manifesto

Jim McMahon was the Labour and Co-operative Party candidate. Find out more about their policies in the Labour and Co-operative Party manifesto.


James Ignatius O'Rourke McMahon is a British Labour Co-op politician serving as Shadow Secretary of State for Transport in the Shadow Cabinet of Keir Starmer since 2020. He has been the Member of Parliament for Oldham West and Royton since a by-election in December 2015. He has been a councillor since 2003 and served as leader of Oldham Metropolitan Borough Council. McMahon also sits on the National Executive Committee on behalf of the shadow frontbench.

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Biographical summary

Born: 1980-07-07

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Local hustings

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(Past event) Thursday 28 November 2019 17:30–20:00: Hack's Hustings, Hack Oldham OL1 1SE.

Previous elections

This candidate has previously stood for election in:

  • 2019: The UK Parliament elections, as the Labour and Co-operative Party candidate for the Oldham West and Royton
  • 2017: The 2017 General Election, as the Labour and Co-operative Party candidate for the Oldham West and Royton

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