My article on the election of Labour's new leader and the response to the pandemic.
Church of England Newspaper, 9 April 2020
We need an election. We also need an election campaign conducted in the spirit of Christmas.
Talking to Church Times
I was on the shortlist for the Vauxhall selection. However I was not successful. I wish Florence Eshalomi all the best - she will be an excellent candidate and MP for Vauxhall.
Comments made to This is Money
Christians on the Left statement. Current processes not fit for purpose. We need transparent procedures and independent disciplinary body.
Stephen Beer
No confidence motions and the Fixed Term Parliament Act 2011.
Can we combine the three?
Chapel, Jesus College, Oxford on 4 November 2018
The government is paralysed, and without a clear sense of direction the markets will remain shaky.
Progress, 16 November 2018


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I'm Chief Investment Officer at the Central Finance Board of the Methodist Church and a member of Unite. I'm also the Political Communications officer for Christians on the Left and I chaired Vauxhall Constituency Labour Party for 11 years. My views here represent my personal opinion.

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