Sharon Hodgson

Nigel Farage Couldn't Be More Wrong - Supporting Working Mums Is Good for Business

Sharon Hodgson | Posted 02.04.2014 | UK Politics
Sharon Hodgson

Nobody should ever judge mothers on the choices they make when it comes to balancing work and family life; it should always be a personal choice. But this choice needs to be a meaningful one, not simply picking the least worst option. Unfortunately, this still isn't the case for far too many women. We can and we must do better.

Under Labour, High Food Standards Will Apply in All Schools

Sharon Hodgson | Posted 09.09.2013 | UK Politics
Sharon Hodgson

Parents deserve a guarantee that school food will be high quality, and for those children and young people for whom their free school meal may be the only proper meal they get, we owe it to them to ensure that that meal is a good one. That's why Labour, along with Jamie Oliver and a number of other campaigners, has consistently called for our school food standards to apply to all schools once again.

Put Fans First

Sharon Hodgson | Posted 21.05.2012 | UK Tech
Sharon Hodgson

Last week saw the launch of StubHub UK, the latest invasion of a secondary ticketing business from across the Atlantic.

Viagogo Boss Denies Ripping Off Consumers

huffpost | Chris York | Posted 24.02.2012 | UK Politics

Ticket selling site Viagogo, found itself on the defensive this morning over accusations that the company routinely rips off gig goers. Channel 4...

The Little Secret of Gig Tickets That No One Wants to Admit

Joe Cohen | Posted 06.12.2011 | UK
Joe Cohen

Many people in the live music industry don't like the ticket re-selling industry... That dislike often blinds people to the unspoken and inconvenient truth that ticket resale is part of the live music ecosystem and, like agents or venues or artists, can't be eliminated without causing a major disruption to the entire industry.