I was honoured to accept the role of Shadow Chancellor earlier this month. As we recover from the Coronavirus pandemic we must create a fairer economy and transform lives. It is crucial we match the scale of the moment and the challenges facing our people and our planet.
The challenges and opportunities facing our country are great, yet the proposals offered by the Government are too small. My priorities as the new Shadow Chancellor include creating good jobs in all parts of our country, tackling the climate emergency and making sure all of our town centres are thriving and prosperous, Please be assured that alongside my national role, my focus remains firmly on