Jeremy Corbyn appoints new shadow sports minister | Leisure Opportunities
Job Search
see all jobs
Latest job opportunities
GLL
Up to £7.50 per hour
Amersham, Buckinghamshire
Soho Gyms
Competitive
London, United Kingdom
star job
Beckwith Health Club
Competitive
Harrogate, United Kingdom
star job
Cliveden House
Competitive
Taplow, United Kingdom
Simply Leisure Ltd
£30k OTE circa £40k
Southend-on-Sea, United Kingdom

Jeremy Corbyn appoints new shadow sports minister

Job opportunities
Simply Leisure Ltd
£30k OTE circa £40k
location: Southend-on-Sea, United Kingdom
Successful UK-wide leisure business
Up to £40,000 (OTE £60,000) plus lots of great benefits
location: South West, United Kingdom
more jobs

Dr Rosena Allin-Khan, the Labour MP for Tooting, has been appointed as shadow sports minister in Jeremy Corbyn’s latest cabinet reshuffle.

Labour deputy leader Tom Watson has also been handed the shadow secretary of state role for Culture, Media and Sport following Corbyn’s re-election as leader of the party in late-September.

Allin-Khan was only elected as a member of parliament earlier this year when she won a by-election for the seat of Sadiq Khan, who vacated to become Mayor of London.

She will now shadow sports minister Tracey Crouch, who is currently overseeing the implementation of the government’s Sporting Future sport strategy, and replace Clive Efford in the role.

“As a keen boxer, I was honoured to be asked to become shadow sports minister by Tom Watson,” she said via Twitter.

Watson himself used to be a member of the Culture, Media and Sport Select Committee.

Sign up for FREE ezines & magazines
Dr Rosena Allin-Khan, the Labour MP for Tooting, has been appointed as shadow sports minister in Jeremy Corbyn’s latest cabinet reshuffle.
SAR
THUMB14132_592611.jpg
employer of choice
John Treharne, CEO, The Gym Group
Would you like to work for a gym operator that allows you to develop and use your skills to the full whilst being well rewarded? The Gym is totally committed to allowing 'the manager to manage' and rewarding our key personnel for delivery.