Who’d want to swap places with Labour politician Sarah Champion? The MP for Rotherham and Red Women of the Year 2015 judge either spends her days campaigning for the victims of sexual exploitation or navigating the challenges of Westminster’s outdated traditions. Yet, as Janice Turner discovers, there’s no better woman for the job
It’s Budget Day when I meet Sarah Champion for our interview in Westminster and George Osborne is already on his feet. ‘Shouldn’t you be in there?’ I ask, as we pass a TV monitor.