Gavin Shuker was re-elected as Labour MP for Luton South on May 7th 2015 with 18660 votes, taking 44.2% of the vote.
Gavin was born at the L&D hospital, and was raised and went to school in Luton - first to Icknield Primary and then to Icknield High School and Luton Sixth Form College. Gavin studied Social and Political Sciences at Cambridge University.
In October 2010, Gavin was appointed PPS to the Shadow Secretary of State for Justice, Sadiq Khan, and was appointed to the transport select committee. In March 2011 he was promoted again to become Shadow Minister at the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs with responsibility for water and waste. In the October 2013 reshuffle, he was shifted to the Shadow International Development team as a Shadow Minister of State.
Gavin worked for a local church before being elected as an MP.
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