Yvette is the Labour MP for Normanton, Pontefract and Castleford and Labour’s Former Shadow Home Secretary.
She was previously Labour’s Shadow Foreign Secretary (2010-2011), Secretary of State for the Department for Work and Pensions (2009-2010) and Chief Secretary to the Treasury (2008-2009).
Yvette is married to Ed Balls MP. They live in Castleford with their three children.
President of Murray Edwards College
Former Leader of the Green Party of England and Wales
Journalist & Life Peer
Chairman, Ofcom & Former Chairman of Channel 4 & Santander
Senior Lecturer in Forensic Linguistics