Angela Rayner was elected MP for Ashton-under-Lyne on May 7th 2015 with 19366 votes, taking 49.8% of the vote.
Angela is a former Trade Union officer with UNISON and a care worker, and has been featured at length by The Guardian in 2012 as an example of the working life of a union official.
Angela has three children. One of them, Charlie, was born prematurely at 23 weeks. Angela uses the care Charlie received as a mark of the importance of the National Health Service.
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