Diane Abbott

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Diane Abbott

Diane Abbott, 2016 Labour Party Conference 1.jpg
Shaidae Hame Secretar
Assumed office
6 October 2016
LeaderJeremy Corbyn
Precedit biAndy Burnham
Shaidae Secretar o State for Heal
In office
27 Juin 2016 – 6 October 2016
LeaderJeremy Corbyn
Precedit biHeidi Alexander
Succeedit biJon Ashworth
Shaidae Secretar o State for Internaitional Development
In office
13 September 2015 – 27 Juin 2016
LeaderJeremy Corbyn
Precedit biMary Creagh
Succeedit biKate Osamor
Shaidae Meenister for Public Heal
In office
9 October 2010 – 8 October 2013
LeaderEd Miliband
Precedit biGillian Merron
Succeedit biLuciana Berger
Member o Pairlament
for Hackney North an Stoke Newington
Assumed office
11 Juin 1987
Precedit biErnie Roberts
Majority24,008 (48.1%)
Personal details
BornDiane Julie Abbott
(1953-09-27) 27 September 1953 (age 66)
Lunnon, Ingland, UK
Poleetical pairtyLabour
Spoose(s)Richard Thompson (1991–1993)
Bairns1 son
Alma materNewnham College, Cambridge
WabsteidOfficial website

Diane Julie Abbott (born 27 September 1953) is a Breetish Labour Pairty politeecian wha wis appyntit as Shaidae Hame Secretar in October 2016. She wis first electit as the Member o Pairlament (MP) for Hackney North an Stoke Newington at the 1987 general election, when she acame the first black woman tae hae a seat in the Hoose o Commons.[3]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Privy Council appointments: Diane Abbott, Richard Benyon and Emily Thornberry - Press releases - GOV.UK".
  2. "Diane Abbott". Desert Island Discs. 18 May 2008. BBC Radio 4. Retrieved 18 January 2014.
  3. "Desert Island Discs featuring Diane Abbott". Desert Island Discs. 18 May 2008. BBC. Radio 4.http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b04vkhjc