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Alan Milburn (born 27 January 1958) is a British Labour politician who was Member of Parliament (MP) for Darlington from 1992 to 2010.
In Westminster parliamentary systems, a backbencher is a Member of Parliament (MP) or a legislator who holds no governmental office and is not a frontbench spokesperson in the Opposition, being instead simply a member of the "rank and file".
The Broad Left was a political faction within the National Union of Students of the United Kingdom (NUS) during the 1970s.
The Cabinet of the United Kingdom is the collective decision-making body of Her Majesty's Government of the United Kingdom, composed of the Prime Minister and 21 cabinet ministers, the most senior of the government ministers.
Cambridge is a university city and the county town of Cambridgeshire, England, on the River Cam approximately north of London.
Cambridge University Students' Union (CUSU) is the university-wide representative body for students at the University of Cambridge, England.
In psychology-related slang, the term control freak describes an individual who attempts to undermine other people based on how one dictates how everything is done around them.
Cuba, officially the Republic of Cuba, is a country comprising the island of Cuba as well as Isla de la Juventud and several minor archipelagos.
Damian McBride is a British political advisor.
David Blunkett, Baron Blunkett, (born 6 June 1947) is a former British politician, having represented the Sheffield Brightside and Hillsborough constituency for 28 years through to 7 May 2015 when he stepped down at the general election.
Estelle Morris, Baroness Morris of Yardley, PC (born 17 June 1952) is a British Labour Party politician, who was the Member of Parliament (MP) for Birmingham Yardley from 1992 to 2005, and served briefly in the Cabinet as Education Secretary.
The European Council on Foreign Relations (ECFR) is a pan-European think tank with offices in seven European capitals.
The European Union (EU) is a political and economic union of EUnum member states that are located primarily in Europe.
James Gordon Brown (born 20 February 1951) is a British politician who was Prime Minister of the United Kingdom and Leader of the Labour Party from 2007 to 2010.
Hammersmith is a district of west London, England, located west-southwest of Charing Cross.
Head boy and head girl are roles of prominent representative student responsibility.
Highgate School, formally Sir Roger Cholmeley's School at Highgate, is a British coeducational independent school, founded in 1565 in Highgate, London, England.
The Home Office (HO) is a ministerial department of Her Majesty's Government of the United Kingdom, responsible for immigration, security and law and order.
Her Majesty's Principal Secretary of State for the Home Department, normally referred to as the Home Secretary, is a senior official as one of the Great Offices of State within Her Majesty's Government and head of the Home Office.
The House of Commons is the lower house of the Parliament of the United Kingdom.
The Identity Cards Act 2006 (c 15) was an Act of the Parliament of the United Kingdom that has since been repealed.
John Laurence Garrett (8 September 1931 – 11 September 2007) was a British management consultant and Labour Party politician.
John Randall, CBE was the President of the National Union of Students between 1973 and 1975.
John Reid, Baron Reid of Cardowan PC (born 8 May 1947) is a British Labour Party politician.
A jury trial, or trial by jury, is a lawful proceeding in which a jury makes a decision or findings of fact.
King's College is a constituent college of the University of Cambridge in Cambridge, England.
The Labour Party is a centre-left political party in the United Kingdom.
Labour Party Chair is a courtesy position created by Tony Blair in the aftermath of the 2001 General Election.
Lancaster University, also officially known as the University of Lancaster, is a public research university in the City of Lancaster, Lancashire, England.
LJ Create Ltd is a UK-based company that produces interactive educational technology for the global market.
The London Borough of Hackney is a London Borough in Inner London, United Kingdom.
The London Evening Standard (or simply Evening Standard) is a local, free daily newspaper, published Monday to Friday in tabloid format in London.
Magna Carta Libertatum (Medieval Latin for "the Great Charter of the Liberties"), commonly called Magna Carta (also Magna Charta; "Great Charter"), is a charter agreed to by King John of England at Runnymede, near Windsor, on 15 June 1215.
A member of parliament (MP) is the representative of the voters to a parliament.
A minister without portfolio is either a government minister with no specific responsibilities or a minister who does not head a particular ministry.
Monocle 24 is a mainly speech-based internet radio station, broadcasting from Monocle's headquarters at Midori House in London.
The National Union of Students of the United Kingdom (NUS) is a confederation of students' unions in the United Kingdom.
Neil Gordon Kinnock, Baron Kinnock, (born 28 March 1942) is a Welsh Labour Party politician.
Norwich (also) is a city on the River Wensum in East Anglia and lies approximately north-east of London.
Norwich City Football Club (also known as The Canaries or City) is an English professional football club based in Norwich, Norfolk.
Norwich South is a constituency in Norfolk represented in the House of Commons of the Parliament of the United Kingdom, since 2015 by Clive Lewis, of the Labour Party.
Oxbridge is a portmanteau of "Oxford" and "Cambridge"; the two oldest, most prestigious, and consistently most highly-ranked universities in the United Kingdom.
In politics, a party chair (often party chairman/-woman/-person or party president) is the presiding officer of a political party.
The Permanent Secretary, in most departments officially titled the Permanent Under-secretary of State or PUS (although the full title is rarely used), is the most senior civil servant of a British Government ministry, charged with running the department on a day-to-day basis.
Peter Benjamin Mandelson, Baron Mandelson, (born 21 October 1953) is a British Labour politician, president of international think tank Policy Network and Chairman of strategic advisory firm He served as Member of Parliament (MP) for Hartlepool from 1992 to 2004, and held a number of Cabinet positions under Prime Ministers Tony Blair and Gordon Brown.
Sir Richard William Barnes Clarke, KCB, OBE (commonly known as Otto Clarke) (13 August 1910 – 21 June 1975) was a British civil servant.
A trial which is observed by trial judge or by jury without being partial is a fair trial.
The Royal Statistical Society (RSS) is one of the world's most distinguished and renowned statistical societies.
Ruth Maria Kelly (born 9 May 1968) is a former British Labour Party politician, serving as Member of Parliament (MP) for Bolton West from 1997 until she stood down in 2010.
Her Majesty's Principal Secretary of State for Education (frequently shortened to the Education Secretary) is the chief minister of the Department for Education in the United Kingdom government.
Simon James Wright (born 15 September 1979) is a British Liberal Democrat politician, who was elected at the 2010 general election as the Member of Parliament (MP) for Norwich South, defeating frontbench incumbent Charles Clarke (Lab), winning 29.7% of the votes and a majority of 310.
A stalking horse is a figure that tests a concept with someone or mounts a challenge against someone on behalf of an anonymous third party.
Sue Slipman OBE (born 3 August 1949) was President of the National Union of Students between 1977 and 1978.
The Daily Telegraph, commonly referred to simply as The Telegraph, is a national British daily broadsheet newspaper published in London by Telegraph Media Group and distributed across the United Kingdom and internationally.
The Right Honourable (The Rt Hon. or Rt Hon.) is an honorific style traditionally applied to certain persons and to certain collective bodies in the United Kingdom, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, Fiji, India, some other Commonwealth realms, the Anglophone Caribbean, Mauritius, and occasionally elsewhere.
Anthony Charles Lynton Blair (born 6 May 1953) is a British politician who served as Prime Minister of the United Kingdom from 1997 to 2007 and Leader of the Labour Party from 1994 to 2007.
Tuition fees were first introduced across the entire United Kingdom in September 1998 under the Labour government as a means of funding tuition to undergraduate and postgraduate certificate students at universities, with students being required to pay up to £1,000 a year for tuition.
The 1992 United Kingdom general election was held on Thursday 9 April 1992, to elect 651 members to the House of Commons of the United Kingdom.
The 1997 United Kingdom general election was held on Thursday 1 May 1997, five years after the previous election on 9 April 1992, to elect 659 members to the British House of Commons.
The 2001 United Kingdom general election was held on Thursday 7 June 2001, four years after the previous election on 1 May 1997, to elect 659 members to the British House of Commons.
The 2010 United Kingdom general election was held on Thursday, 6 May 2010, with 45,597,461 registered voters entitled to vote to elect members to the House of Commons.
The University of Cambridge (informally Cambridge University)The corporate title of the university is The Chancellor, Masters, and Scholars of the University of Cambridge.
The University of East Anglia (abbreviated as UEA) is a public research university in Norwich, England.