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Candidate

  Janet Anderson
Rossendale & Darwen
Minister for Tourism, Film and Broadcasting

Elected in 2001? 
Personal details
Married 1972, Vincent William Humphreys (divorced)
2 sons, 1 daughter

Education
Kingsfield Comprehensive School, Bristol
Polytechnic of Central London (Diploma in bi-lingual business studies)
University of Nantes.

Non-political career
Secretary, "The Scotsman" and "The Sunday Times" 1971-74.

Electoral history
Contested Rossendale and Darwen 1987 general election. Member for Rossendale and Darwen since April 9, 1992.

Political career
Personal assistant: to Barbara Castle as MP and MEP 1974-81
to Jack Straw MP 1981-87
PPS to Margaret Beckett as Deputy Leader of the Labour Party 1992-93
Parliamentary Labour Party Representative, House of Commons Commission 1993-94
Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department for Culture, Media and Sport (Minister for Tourism, Film and Broadcasting) 1998-. Spokesman: Opposition Spokeswoman on Women 1996-97.

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