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Mr Barry Sheerman



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).


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.


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