Scottish Labour's new 2018 shadow cabinet in full
The new front bench team for Scottish Labour after Richard Leonard's rehuffle in October 2018
Richard Leonard MSP
Richard Leonard has reshuffled his front bench, with veteran Jackie Baillie and former leadership rival Anas Sarwar dropping out.
"My new shadow cabinet is a blend of skills and experience whose aim is to turn around Scottish Labour’s electoral successes," he said.
The new Scottish Labour Shadow Cabinet is as follows:
Richard Leonard, Leader,also leading on the economy brief
Lesley Laird, Deputy Leader and Shadow Secretary of State for Scotland
Claire Baker, Shadow Cabinet Secretary for Culture, Tourism and External Affairs
Claudia Beamish, Shadow Cabinet Secretary for Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform
Neil Findlay, Business Manager, Party Liaison, Constitutional Relations
Rhoda Grant, Shadow Cabinet secretary for Rural Economy
Iain Gray, Shadow Cabinet secretary for Education and Skills
Daniel Johnson, Shadow Cabinet Secretary for Justice
James Kelly, Shadow Cabinet Secretary for Finance
Monica Lennon, Shadow Cabinet Secretary for Health and Sport
Pauline McNeil, Shadow Cabinet Secretary for Equalities, Housing and Social Security
Elaine Smith, Shadow Cabinet Secretary for the Eradication of Poverty and Inequality
Colin Smyth, Shadow Cabinet Secretary for Infrastructure, Connectivity and Transport
Alex Rowley, Shadow Cabinet Secretary for Communities and Local Government
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