Kathrine Bancroft

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Kathrine Bancroft is a former press secretary to Vince Cable, MP and a former associate director of political lobbying firm PLMR..


According to her biography on PLMR's website in June 2011:

Kathrine Bancroft is a skilled and experienced communications professional who has worked at the highest levels of political communications and broadcast journalism for over a decade.She joined PLMR from the Liberal Democrats where she was Deputy Head of the Press Office and Press Secretary to Vince Cable MP, playing a key role in the Liberal Democrat 2010 General Election campaign.
After the formation of the Coalition Government, she headed up the Liberal Democrat Press Office.
Before her time in Westminster, Kathrine enjoyed a thirteen year career in the broadcast media, producing a number of critically acclaimed and award winning programmes for the BBC and Channel 4.
She holds a BA degree in Law from the University of Nottingham and a MA in Modern and Contemporary Literature from the University of London.
Kathrine has appeared as a political commentator on Radio5Live, Radio 4 and LBC and written articles for the Mail on Sunday and PR Week. [1]



  1. Kathrine Bancroft, PLMR website, accessed 9 June 2011