Jodie Shepley

Journalist and Content Writer

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Meet the new Sherriffs in town

Paula, who is fighting to become Dewsbury and Mirfield's next MP, spoke to the Reporter in celebration of International Women's Day, which takes place on Saturday. The 38-year-old former healthcare worker was selected as parliamentary candidate last year, and said she would "keep fighting for women's equality and principles" in the area - something that her older sister Lee Sherriff also believes in.

Central Liverpool Foodbank staff worried as public reliance grows

Central Liverpool Foodbank entered its third year of providing emergency food supplies as the amount of people who rely on its service topped 10,000. Wavertree MP and Shadow Public Health Minister Luciana Berger marked the anniversary on Friday joined by volunteers, staff and users.

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Francesco Clemente: Emblems of Transformation at Blain Southern | Exhibition review

One hundred and eight beads make up the Japa mala, a Hindu and Buddhist prayer tool. Francesco Clemente's display of sumptuous watercolours make up the same number. This, as Clemente describes, is a meditative series, both delicate and expressive, detailing the influences of his many years living in India.

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Phoenix | Movie review

"She's not Eva Braun," says a dark-haired woman to an American Soldier as she halts her car at a checkpoint. Another woman, bandages covering her face, sits in the passenger seat. "Eva Braun is dead," says the soldier. This is Germany in 1945: the war is over but suspicion lingers between those who remain and [...]