"I think sometimes in politics you’ve got to accept that someone is going to be upset, otherwise you’re not making progress on things."

Kerry McCarthy is the shadow minister for Climate Change and MP for Bristol East. Having been an MP since 2005, Kerry has held a litany of posts across both the government and the shadow cabinet, previously serving as shadow minister for Rural Affairs, Junior Treasury Secretary and a shadow Foreign Office minister.

In her role as shadow minister for Climate Change, Kerry has argued profusely for agricultural reform. As a outspoken vegan, she has spearheaded Labour's stance on agricultural emissions and the climate crisis.