Chi Onwurah

Chi Onwurah is the Labour MP for Newcastle upon Tyne Central and West, and has been an MP continually since 6 May 2010.

Parliamentary career

Find out about the Parliamentary career of Chi Onwurah, including posts and roles held.

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Current

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Previous

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Representations

Opposition posts

Shadow Minister (Science, Research and Innovation)
Department for Science, Innovation and Technology
5 September 2023 - 30 May 2024
Commons
Shadow Minister (Digital, Culture, Media and Sport)
Department for Culture, Media and Sport
10 April 2020 - 29 November 2021
Commons
Shadow Minister (Science, Research and Innovation)
Department for Business and Trade
9 April 2020 - 5 September 2023
Commons
Shadow Minister (Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy) (Industrial Strategy)
Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
10 October 2016 - 10 April 2020
Commons
Shadow Minister (Business, Innovation and Skills)
Department for Business, Innovation and Skills
18 September 2015 - 10 October 2016
Commons
Shadow Minister (Culture, Media and Sport)
Department for Culture, Media and Sport
18 September 2015 - 9 October 2016
Commons
Shadow Minister (Cabinet Office)
Cabinet Office
11 January 2013 - 18 September 2015
Commons
Shadow Minister (Business, Innovation and Skills)
Department for Business, Innovation and Skills
8 October 2010 - 11 January 2013
Commons

Committee memberships