Ed covers housing, transport, local government, economic development and devolution policy. Prior to joining the Company Ed worked for Nick Palmer, then the Labour MP for Broxtowe. He also worked in the House of Commons office of Gillian Merron when she was MP for Lincoln. Ed is a Contributing Editor to the fact based political and policy blog, ‘Left Foot Forward’ and has been cited previously by the Guardian as a blogger to watch. He has stood in a number of local council elections.