Beverley Hughes

Rt Hon Baroness Beverley Hughes is a Labour Life Peer and Shadow Minister for Children and Families. She is also currently Strategic Policy Advisor to the Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce. From 1997 to 2010 she was MP for Stretford and Urmston and held a number of posts as Minister of State in Government. Her earlier career was as a Senior Lecturer and Head of Department of Social Policy at Manchester University.