Harriet Harman

As of 3 May 2017, Parliament is dissolved and there are no Members of Parliament until after the General Election on 8 June 2017. This site was established while I was an MP. I am now a parliamentary candidate for the election on June 8th

A Gift from Tony Banks for Harriet


A gift from Tony Banks for Harriet. Sally Banks (Lady Stratford) the widow of Tony Banks, the former MP for West Ham, hands over a gift from Tony’s collection of political art and memorabilia. The porcelain suffragettes’ bell carries the legend ‘Votes for Women’.

Sally Banks said:

“I know Tony would want you to have this as a mark of his support for your election as Deputy Leader. There’s no doubt he would have been campaigning hard to persuade the party that it needed a woman in the leadership team and that you are the right person for the job.”


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