Appointments to Labour’s frontbench
Four Labour MPs have been appointed to frontbench roles to fill vacancies or provide maternity cover.
- Mike Amesbury MP: Shadow Employment Minister
- Justin Madders MP: Shadow Labour Minister (maternity cover for Laura Pidcock MP. Continues as Shadow Minister for Health and Social Care)
- Jo Platt MP: Shadow Minister for the Cabinet Office
- Naz Shah MP: Shadow Minister for Women and Equalities
Jeremy Corbyn MP, Leader of the Labour Party, said:
“I am delighted to welcome new colleagues to Labour’s frontbench to strengthen our team as we continue to expose the Tories’ failings and prepare to form a government that works for the many, not the few.”