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Patricia Glass
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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Parliament of the United Kingdom
Preceded by
Hilary Armstrong
Member of Parliament for North West Durham

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299 news items

The Northern Echo
Fri, 21 Nov 2014 09:03:45 -0800

The application was supported by north-west Durham MP Pat Glass who is a regular visitor at the club. She said she had noticed the need for improved toilet facilities and was delighted the bid had been successful. Mrs Glass said: “I attend Burnhope ...

The Mainstream Online

The Mainstream Online
Wed, 19 Nov 2014 15:48:45 -0800

Pat Glass, a veteran herself, is the chairperson for the Umpqua Valley Quilt Guild. She has been sewing since she was about 8 or 9 and quilting since the 1970s. “Guilds all over the United States are making Quilts of Valor,” she says. “There are about ...

The Independent

The Independent
Mon, 17 Feb 2014 02:25:49 -0800

Pat Glass, who represents Durham North West, said it was not just older Tories who were guilty of barracking Labour women, and blamed the macho Westminster culture. In an interview with the Sunday Sun newspaper, she said new South Shields MP Emma ...

International Adviser

International Adviser
Thu, 13 Nov 2014 05:57:56 -0800

At a hearing of the Taxation of Pensions Bill committee on Tuesday, David Geale responded to Labour MP Pat Glass's question about whether flexi-access drawdown products are unsuitable for those with smaller pension pots because of the charges and ...


Wed, 12 Nov 2014 00:27:44 -0800

North West Durham MP Pat Glass asked: “We have just come through the longest firefighters' strike in 38 years. When will the Government stop their politically motivated and disingenuous behaviour in this dispute and genuinely sit down with the Fire ...

The Journal

The Journal
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 ...
The Daily Freeman
Wed, 05 Nov 2014 09:15:00 -0800

FRIDAY NIGHT HUSTLERS—Wade Boughton 267—690, Joe Gemmell 236—684, Rick Campbell 247—666, Keith Merritt 249—247—666, Dan Lowe 658, Justin Stracuzzi 254—648, Pat Glass 251—630, Lou Swart 625, Jeffrey Werner 248—624, Eli Burham ...
Money Marketing
Wed, 12 Nov 2014 05:37:23 -0800

Labour MP Pat Glass has questioned whether the Government could be on the hook for future misselling claims arising from the Budget pension freedoms. Speaking at the Taxation of Pensions Bill public committee hearings yesterday, Glass said consumers ...

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