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Meet the MP: Madeleine Moon
What makes Labour MP Madeleine Moon tick? Read on to find out...

Madeleine Moon
Constituency: Bridgend

Age: 55

Marital Status: Married, one son

Educated: Bed CQSW, DSW

WHAT DID YOU DO BEFORE YOU WERE AN MP?

Inspector of Care Standards.

WHAT WERE YOU LIKE AT SCHOOL?

Young.

WHAT ATTRACTED YOU TO POLITICS?

Making a difference, creating change rather than moaning about things.

WHAT'S THE BEST/WORST THING ABOUT BEING AN MP?

Best - when you achieve a result.

Worst - the frustration at not being able to access simple sums of money or policy decisions that could make big changes in peoples lives.

WHO IS YOUR HERO?

A friend I will not identify.

WHAT'S YOUR FAVOURITE SONG/PIECE OF MUSIC?

Heard it Through the Grapevine - Ike and Tina Turner.

HOW WOULD YOU DESCRIBE YOUR FASHION SENSE?

More expensive than my husband would probably like if he knew the true cost.

WHAT'S YOUR IDEA OF A GOOD NIGHT OUT?

Dinner with good friends with theatre or a film.

WHAT CAN'T YOU LIVE WITHOUT?

The support of friends.

TELL US SOMETHING WE DON'T KNOW ABOUT YOU

I have a wonderful dog called Chip.

CONTACT DETAILS:

MOONM@parliament.uk




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