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Biography

Rt Hon Diane Abbott

Constituency
Hackney North and Stoke Newington

Introduction

Rt Hon Diane Abbott was born Diane Julie Abbott on 27 September 1953 in London, England and is the Labour MP for Hackney North and Stoke Newington.

Rt Hon Diane Abbott ceased to be a member of the House of Commons on 03 May 2017 (general election).

Posts

She was Shadow Home Secretary (2016 to 2017), Shadow Secretary of State for Health (2016 to 2016), Shadow Secretary of State for International Development (2015 to 2016), Shadow Minister (Public Health) (2010 to 2013) in opposition.

She was Member, Labour Party National Executive Committee.

Interests

Ms Diane Abbott has the following specific interests :
Politics - Small businesses, education
Countries - Africa, Jamaica