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British politician

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Margaret Beckett: British politician
Dame Margaret Mary Beckett is a British Labour Party politician who has been the Member of Parliament (MP) for Derby South since 1983. She was the Deputy Leader of the Labour Party under John Smith from 1992 to 1994, and briefly served as Leader of the Labour Party after Smith died suddenly. She later served in the Cabinet under Prime Minister Tony Blair in a number of roles, becoming Britain's first female Foreign Secretary in 2006.


Labour denies 'laughable' claim that Jeremy Corbyn is in pocket of pro-Brexit advisers

Party hits back at Margaret Beckett over 'great influence' of leader's aides, insisting: 'Jeremy has his own views and takes his own decisions'
Independent - Published

Jeremy Corbyn's close aides will accept no-deal Brexit and 'don't give a toss' about Labour members' views, says Margaret Beckett

'They just are determined to make sure we don't do anything to impede Britain leaving, if necessary with no deal'
Independent - Published

Brexit: Labour set to order MPs to vote for second referendum

Motion tabled in name of former foreign secretary Dame Margaret Beckett would require a public vote before any deal with the EU
Independent - Published

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