Very honoured to have Julie Hilling as an Inspire Judge.

Julie Hilling, Member of Parliament for Bolton West in May 2010.

She was appointed as Parliamentary Private Secretary to Yvette Cooper in her role as Shadow Women’s and Equalities Minister in October 2010. The same month that she became a member of the Transport Select Committee. Ms. Hilling was appointed Chair of the all-party Rail in the North group of MPs. Julie also served on the Standards and Privileges Select Committee and is a member of the All Party Parliamentary Groups on Rail, Youth Affairs, Children, Community & Voluntary Sector and Save The Pub. Hilling was promoted to join the Whips office in June 2012.

Hilling launched a campaign to promote Emergency Life Skills (ELS). She linked up with Bolton Wanderers Community Trust, North West Ambulance Service as well as the British Heat Foundation to push for every school leaver in Bolton West to become trained in CPR and ELS. Throughout 2013, Hilling actively campaigned on dangerous dogs, following the death of 14-year-old constituent Jade Lomas-Anderson, in Atherton. She also sought to make amendments to the recent Anti-Social Behaviour, Crime and Policing Bill to include preventative measures such as Dog Control Notices and to control the number of dogs in a household.
In her Bolton West Constituency, Hilling leads campaign for lower Energy Bills.