Yorkshire’s first female MP, elected in 1945, is being remembered with a Wakefield-brewed beer named after her, that is reported to have a rhubarb flavour.

Leeds MP Rachel Reeves, who has got the House of Commons’ Strangers Bar to stock the beer, offered a glass of it to Daily Politics presenter Jo Coburn and her guests Linda Yueh and Sir Lockwood Smith.

READ  Report: 'These are freedoms my father didn't have': Canada sits between rage and reconciliation

More from the Daily and Sunday Politics: Watch programme highlights, or full programmes from the last 30 days via BBC iPlayer; ‘like’ us on Facebook page or ‘follow’ us on Twitter

READ  Report: Police identify 2 suspects in Scarborough playground shooting that wounded 2 girls

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here