Labour MPs tweet 'delight' at new shadow cabinet roles

Labour MPs have tweeted their congratulations to colleagues who have gained promotions in the shadow cabinet as well as the new secretaries tweeting their excitement with their new briefs:


Delighted to be appointed by @ed_miliband as Shadow Housing Minister attending Shadow Cabinet #reshuffle #labourreshuffle


Thanks to @marycreagh_mp for all her work shadowing Defra. Looking forward to taking up the challenge of this new role.

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Labour announces reshuffle

Ed Miliband has dramatically reshaped his shadow cabinet ready for the general election, demoting Blairites and installing women in key posts.