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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 58)
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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The Northern Echo

The Northern Echo
Sun, 15 Feb 2015 09:05:50 -0800

PAT GLASS'S election campaign leaflet claims that when Durham County Council planned to close Newtown House in Stanhope she was “Standing up for Weardale”. This is somewhat mystifying as Mrs Glass did not attend the packed public meeting in ...

The Northern Echo

The Northern Echo
Wed, 11 Feb 2015 22:04:34 -0800

A POLITICAL row has broken out after an MP was accused of a publicity stunt over a doomed council care home. In a mailshot delivered to homes in Weardale North West Durham Labour MP Pat Glass said she was standing up for the area and had “fought ...


Thu, 26 Feb 2015 03:15:44 -0800

A key MP on the Commons' education select committee has slammed Government officials for refusing to provide information on how a soon-to-be-closed North free school has been run. North West Durham MP Pat Glass criticised members of the Department ...
The Northern Echo
Fri, 27 Feb 2015 10:22:30 -0800

RESIDENTS at a nursing home enjoyed a singalong as part of an MP's visit to see the facilities. Pat Glass, the representative for North West Durham, visited Richmond Court nursing home, at Willington Care Village. She met residents at the home on Hall ...
The Daily Freeman
Mon, 23 Feb 2015 14:41:15 -0800

... Schmiderer 258—248—727, Don Fowler 245—684, George Campos 236—248—673, Ryan Deibert 263—231—661, Jeff Schussler 254—648, Joe Swart 627, Bruce Couillard 623, Tim Van Wagenen 609, Pat Glass 608, Paul Cherny 605, Paul Lane 604.

The Guardian

The Guardian
Tue, 24 Feb 2015 10:05:19 -0800

Pat Glass? She had every right to say what she did - the place was an utter disaster from before opening until its closure; calling it "controversial" is slightly disingenuous to say the least. It was yet another example of this government's disastrous ...

The Journal

The Journal
Tue, 24 Feb 2015 04:42:35 -0800

North West Durham MP Pat Glass, Berwick-upon-Tweed MP Sir Alan Beith and North Tyneside MP Mary Glindon backed a proposed amendment to the Government's Serious Crime Bill, which clarified existing abortion legislation. It follows newspaper reports ...

The Northern Echo

The Northern Echo
Sun, 22 Feb 2015 05:30:00 -0800

North West Durham MP Pat Glass was among the critics, citing increased traffic, shortage of school places, a lack of amenities and the impact on the character of Sunnybrow as her reasons. This month, the developer amended its application by moving the ...

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