Kerry Mccarthy

Royal Opera House Leads Backlash Over Javid's Ticket Tout Support

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 10.04.2014 | UK Politics

Culture secretary Sajid Javid is facing a growing backlash from arts and sports organisations over his praise for ticket touts as "classic entrepreneu...

Asa Bennett

PM Under Fire Over Top Donor's Links To Sri Lankan Regime | Asa Bennett | Posted 18.11.2013 | UK Politics

David Cameron has come under fire after it emerged that one of the Tory Party's top donors, Lycamobile, has close links to the Sri Lanka's President M...

President Thein Sein's Visit: An Opportunity the Prime Minister Must Seize

Kerry McCarthy | Posted 10.09.2013 | UK Politics
Kerry McCarthy

As a leading aid donor to Burma, it is right that we acknowledge and encourage the progress to date, but the Prime Minister and Foreign Secretary will be failing in their responsibilities if they are not frank about the clear shortcomings.

Government Accused Over 'Exploited' Jubilee Workers

PA/The Huffington Post | Posted 06.06.2012 | UK Politics

Lord Prescott has accused the government of exploiting cheap labour after unpaid workers bussed into London for the Diamond Jubilee celebrations were ...

Labour MP Lambasts Jubilee 'Slave Labour'

Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse | Posted 05.06.2012 | UK Politics

A Labour MP is demanding answers from a security firm and charity after reports they bussed jobless people into London to work under appalling conditi...

Kerry McCarthy MP Labels Passenger 'Oaf We Should Have Killed When We Had The Chance'

Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse | Posted 25.05.2012 | UK Politics

A Labour MP who was previously the party's 'Twitter Tsar' may have been caught out by the social media site after describing one of her fellow train p...

Hopping Mad: Kangaroo Court Replaces 'Sexist Beer' In Parliament Bar

Huffington Post UK | Ned Simons | Posted 07.02.2012 | UK Politics

A parliamentary bar has reacted after a beer deemed to be "sexist" was pulled from its taps by installing a new flavour - Kangaroo Court. The Stran...