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Patricia Glass MP
Member of Parliament
for North West Durham
Assumed office
6 May 2010
Preceded by Hilary Armstrong
Majority 7,612 (17.4%)
Personal details
Born (1957-02-14) 14 February 1957 (age 57)
Esh Winning, County Durham, England
Political party Labour
Religion Roman Catholicism[1]

Patricia Glass (born 14 February 1957) is a British Labour Party politician, who has been the Member of Parliament (MP) for North West Durham since 2010.

She was born in Esh Winning, County Durham.


Glass became a Government Education Adviser specialising in Special Needs Education, and Assistant Director of Education in Sunderland and Greenwich.

She was elected as a councillor on Lanchester Parish Council in 2007. Subsequently she was selected as the Labour Party parliamentary candidate for North West Durham, with the retirement of Hilary Armstrong, and was elected at the 2010 general election. Glass's particular interest is education.[2]


  1. ^ http://www.catholicherald.co.uk/news/2013/03/27/catholic-mps-urge-pope-francis-to-allow-ordination-of-married-men/
  2. ^ http://www.parliament.uk/biographies/pat-glass/83728

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Preceded by
Hilary Armstrong
Member of Parliament for North West Durham

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Tue, 09 Sep 2014 12:27:23 -0700

The number of children needing a nursery education had remained roughly the same but dedicated nursery schools are being replaced by nursery classes in infant and primary schools, said Pat Glass, Labour MP for North West Durham. Ms Glass, a member ...
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Fri, 19 Sep 2014 09:39:35 -0700

Pat Glass, who represents the Consett and Crook areas in the House of Commons, met students from Derwentside College this afternoon. (Friday, September 19). Michelle Dale, of Derwentside College, said: “Students were absolutely delighted that Pat Glass ...
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Sun, 21 Sep 2014 02:41:37 -0700

The authority is unable to say exactly how many objections have been received, but North-West Durham MP Pat Glass, who lives in the village and is formally opposed to the plan, said she had been contacted by an 'inordinately large number of worried ...
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Tue, 16 Sep 2014 09:43:30 -0700

EXAM SUCCESS: Consett and District YMCA chief executive, Billy Robson with Pat Glass MP with star student Cameron Charlton (16) following his exam success. EXAM SUCCESS: Consett and District YMCA chief executive, Billy Robson with Pat Glass MP ...
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Mon, 15 Sep 2014 10:33:12 -0700

CLOSING a North-East crisp factory may not be a 'done deal', an MP has said ahead of a meeting with business secretary Vince Cable. Pat Glass, who represents north-west Durham, said she remains 'optimistic' about the future of the KP Snacks premises in ...


Mon, 15 Sep 2014 11:03:28 -0700

North West Durham Labour MP Pat Glass organised a Commons debate to press for change. The North East has proportionately more nursery schools than other parts of the country, and she believes they are playing a critical role in raising standards in ...


Thu, 18 Sep 2014 22:43:00 -0700

In the wake of the Stanley crash back in June Durham North West MP Pat Glass called for tougher laws on seat belts in school buses. Ms Glass, who spent 30 years running education services including home to school transport, said overcrowding on buses ...


Thu, 18 Sep 2014 23:13:15 -0700

Pat Glass, Labour MP for North West Durham, said: “The union of the United Kingdom is the most successful we have ever known. “We live in the sixth richest country in the world because of the union and although it sometimes seems like we in the North ...

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