Who is Lucy Powell

Lucy Maria Powell (born 10 October 1974) is a British politician serving as Shadow Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport since 2021. A member of the Labour and Co-operative parties, she has been Member of Parliament (MP) for Manchester Central since 2012.

Prior to her election, she worked in campaigning and PR roles for Britain in Europe, NESTA and the Labour Party. She was a shadow Cabinet Office minister and vice-chair for the 2015 general election campaign.

She was appointed Shadow Secretary of State for Education in September 2015, but resigned in June 2016. She served as Shadow Minister for Business and Consumers from April 2020 to May 2021, and Shadow Secretary of State for Housing from May to November 2021.

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Independent: government sets out ‘adaptable’ approach to regulating fast-developing ai
Lucympowell: this regulation will take years to come into effect, meanwhile ai is a regular part of our everyday lives. the government risks reinforcing gaps in our existing regulatory system, and making the system hugely complex for businesses and citizens to navigate
Saulstaniforth: after he was elected leader corbyn appointed people like hilary benn, lucy powell, heidi alexander, chris bryant, ian murray, owen smith, angela eagle, seema malhotra, luciana berger, gloria de piero & lisa nandy to his shadow cabinet. they tried to remove him 9mths later.
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People1st2022: the employment of serving mps as presenters on different media channels is “very concerning”, shadow culture secretary lucy powell has said, adding that ofcom “should be looking at these issues”. but they will not.
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The Storm
 by Coventry Patmore

Within the pale blue haze above,
Some pitchy shreds took size and form,
And, like a madman's wrath or love,
From nothing rose a sudden storm.
The blossom'd limes, which seem'd to exhale
Her breath, were swept with one strong sweep,
And up the dusty road the hail
Came like a flock of hasty sheep,

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