Knowledge Identifier: +Mary_Creagh
Born in 1967.
Countries: United Kingdom (67%), (17%), United States (8%)
Linked to: Labour Party, London School of Economics, Pembroke College, Oxford, Wakefield
She taught entrepreneurship at the Cranfield University School of Management from 1997 until her election to Westminster, and spent seven years as a trustee with Rathbone, a national charity
In 2002 Creagh instigated an investigation into cronyism in the appointment the Islington Council Chief Executive by five Liberal Democrats councillors
From 2007 to 2009 Mary Creagh was Chair of the Labour Movement for Europe, succeeding Chris Bryant MP and succeeded by Richard Corbett MEP.
In October 2011 Creagh was retained by Labour leader Ed Miliband as Shadow Environment Secretary
On 24 March 2014 she and Jamie Hanley opposed to the train fares price increases in New Pudsey which were proposed by Patrick McLoughlin
Mary Glindon - She was Parliamentary Private Secretary to Mary Creagh when she was Shadow Secretary of State for Transport until 2014