Emily Thornberry is the Labour MP for Islington South & Finsbury and Shadow Attorney General

Emily Thornberry was elected in 2005 as MP for Islington South & Finsbury and is currently Shadow Attorney General. Learn more about Emily ...

News: Housing Crisis Debated in Parliament.

Filed under: General
Posted: 06 Feb

This morning I joined MPs from across London for a debate in Westminster Hall
on Housing in London where I brought up the outrage of Mount Pleasant. Land formerly owned by the public, sold off for a song, where the developers now want to build 88% luxury flats. Only wanting to offer 12% affordable housing!

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News: Social rents at Mount Pleasant .

Filed under: General
Posted: 29 Jan

At Prime Minister’s Questions today I asked the Prime Minister to intervene in the plans for the development of the formerly publicly owned Mount Pleasant Sorting Office. The Prime Minister said today he’d look into the application. I hope he means it. I have written to him today to give him all the details

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From the Journal...

Filed under: General.

Posted: 02 April 2014.

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A summary of my diary for the end of February and March 2014.


Emily donates a Bradley Birthing Couch to the Whitington