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Diane Abbott MP
Shadow Home Secretary

Diane Abbott MP

In 1987 Diane Abbott made history by becoming the first black woman ever elected to the British Parliament. She has since built a distinguished career as a parliamentarian, broadcaster and commentator.

In 2017, Diane returned as the MP for Hackney North and Stoke Newington with a 35,000 majority and 75% of the vote.

Diane was appointed as the Shadow Home Secretary in 2016.

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