About Sarah Jones
Sarah Jones has been the Member of Parliament for Croydon Central since 2017 and was re-elected at the 2019 General Election.
Since becoming an MP, Sarah has set up and led the national cross-party campaign against knife crime and been appointed Labour’s Shadow Housing Minister – with responsibilities including social housing, private renting and response to the Grenfell disaster.
A former Head of Campaigns at the housing charity Shelter, Sarah was a member of the top team delivering the 2012 London Olympic and Paralympic Games, and began her career working for Labour MP and Northern Ireland Secretary Mo Mowlam.
Sarah has lived in Croydon all her life and her kids go to school here. Locally she has recently set up campaigns to ‘rezone’ Croydon’s main stations to make commuting cheaper, and to introduce new tram safety laws following the 2016 Croydon Tram Crash.