|Member of Parliament|
for Bury North
|Assumed office |
8 June 2017
|Preceded by||David Nuttall|
|Born||23 April 1977|
London, England, UK
Education and career
Before being elected to Parliament, he was CEO and Founder of All Together, a social enterprise providing careers education and guidance services to young people to help them get into work.
Having served three years as a Bury councillor for Elton ward, Frith was elected at the 2017 general election, after standing in 2015 and losing the seat by just 378 votes. He won in 2017 with a majority of 4,375 votes over incumbent Conservative David Nuttall, a 12.5% increase on Labour’s 2015 vote share. The seat had a 5% swing to Labour, bucking the national trend, which saw a 2% swing to Labour overall. He made his maiden speech on 19 July 2017 during the debate on tuition fees.
Family and personal life
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- "Hansard". Parliament. Retrieved 2018-10-23.
- Profile at Parliament of the United Kingdom
- Contributions in Parliament at Hansard 2010–present
- Voting record at Public Whip
- Record in Parliament at TheyWorkForYou
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