Jessica Morden

Jessica Elizabeth Morden (born 29 May 1968) is a British Labour Party politician, who was first elected as the Member of Parliament (MP) for Newport East in 2005. She was the first woman ever elected to Parliament from Gwent.

Jessica Morden

Morden in 2018
Shadow Vice Chamberlain of HM Household
Assumed office
10 April 2020
LeaderKeir Starmer
Preceded byPosition Established
Chair of the Select Committee on Statutory Instruments
Assumed office
14 November 2018
Preceded byDerek Twigg
Opposition Whip
In office
18 September 2015  10 April 2020
LeaderJeremy Corbyn
Keir Starmer
Member of Parliament
for Newport East
Assumed office
5 May 2005
Preceded byAlan Howarth
Majority1,992 (5.4%)
Personal details
Born (1968-05-29) 29 May 1968 (age 53)
Surrey, England
NationalityBritish
Political partyLabour
Alma materUniversity of Birmingham
WebsiteOfficial website