Labour MP Jon Ashworth on his childhood in poverty: ‘Mum and I counted the 1p coins’
The Daily Mirror: On a visit to his old house, the Shadow Work and Pensions Secretary opens up about how his mum Marie did not have enough money for new shoes or electricity – saying: ‘It humiliates and haunts for the rest of your life’
But memories of a different world come gushing back as he returns to his childhood home for the first time in 30 years.
FOLLOW US ON SOCIAL MEDIA AND SHARE WTX NEWS WITH YOUR FRIENDS AND FAMILY:
Facebook – Please like our page
Twitter – Twitter updates available in English and Arabic. Please follow us and we would love to hear from you
Instagram – Follow our pages in English and Arabic