Dr Tristram Hunt
Tristram Hunt is Member of Parliament (Labour Party) for Stoke-on-Trent Central and Senior Lecturer in Modern British History at Queen Mary, University of London. During his academic career he has been Associate Fellow at the Centre for History and Economics, King’s College, Cambridge and Senior Fellow at the Institute for Public Policy Research. He has also worked as a history broadcaster, presenting radio and television programmes for the BBC and Channel 4.
Since entering Parliament, Tristram has focused on the regeneration needs of Stoke-on-Trent. He is Parliamentary Private Secretary to the Rt. Hon. Liam Byrne MP (Labour Party Policy Review), Member of the Select Committee on Political and Constitutional Reform, and Chair of the All Party Parliamentary Group on Energy Intensive Industries. Tristram is the author of several books and makes regular contributions to The Guardian and The Observer.