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Cathy Shutt

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Cathy Shutt was the Labour Party candidate in South East in the European Parliament (UK) elections. Our volunteers have been adding information on Cathy Shutt - here's everything we know so far!

Statement to voters

Cathy is a university teacher and researcher. She specialises in the politics and economics of international development. She has advised institutions such as the World Bank, AusAid and Comic Relief on progressive value for money approaches and has worked on reviewing the efforts of the recent Independent Commission for Aid Impact report on the value for money approaches used in UK Aid. Cathy has worked with NGOs, co-operative and regional intra-governmental bodies in the Philippines, Cambodia, Laos and Thailand. Cathy supports Another Europe is Possible. She sees UK's position in or in a close relationship with the EU as vital for addressing global challenges such as climate change and tax justice.In addition she is campaigning for change in the EU's fiscal rules. Now working from the University of Sussex, Cathy is the treasurer of her constituency party and has campaigned locally in several successful election campaigns including Labour’s most recent ‘hold’ of its leadership of Brighton & Hove City Council.

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Cathy Shutt's local party is the Labour.

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Local hustings

You can meet candidates and question them at local hustings. Here are hustings where Cathy Shutt may be appearing.

(Past event) Tuesday 21 May 2019 19:00–20:30: MEP Hustings - New Forest, Brockenhurst Village Hall SO42 7RY.

(Past event) Friday 17 May 2019 19:00–21:00: European Parliament Election 2019 Hustings, Wesley Memorial Methodist Church Oxford OX1 2DH. See video or other info from this event.

(Past event) Wednesday 15 May 2019 18:30–21:00: EU Elections Hustings, Chesham Youth Centre HP5 2HA. See video or other info from this event.

(Past event) Monday 13 May 2019 19:00–21:30: European Parliament Election Hustings for South East Region 2019, Banbury Town Hall OX16 5PX. See video or other info from this event.

(Past event) Wednesday 8 May 2019 19:00–21:00: MEP Hustings - Isle of Wight, Anthony Minghella Theatre PO30 5BD. See video or other info from this event.

(Past event) Wednesday 8 May 2019 18:00: European Elections Debate, Shilling Auditorium, Royal Holloway TW20 0EX.

Previous elections

This candidate has previously stood for election in:

  • 2019: The European Parliament (UK) elections, as the Labour Party candidate for the South East

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