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Biography

Mr Barry Sheerman

Constituency
Huddersfield

Introduction

Mr Barry Sheerman was born Barry John Sheerman on 17 August 1940 in Sunbury-on-Thames, England and is the Labour (Co-op) MP for Huddersfield.

Mr Barry Sheerman ceased to be a member of the House of Commons on 03 May 2017 (general election).

Posts

He was Shadow Spokesperson for Disabled Peoples' Rights (1992 to 1994), Shadow Spokesperson (Home Affairs) (1988 to 1992), Shadow Spokesperson (Education and Employment) (1983 to 1988) in opposition.

Interests

Mr Barry Sheerman has the following specific interests :
Politics - Trade, industry, finance, further education, education, economy, social enterprise and entrepreneurship
Countries - European Union, Kenya, South America, USA