The current Parliament at a glance

In the current Parliament, as of 14 December 2021, at least:

59 MPs are LGBT+

5 parties have LGBT+ MPs

LGBT+ MPs by party

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1 LGBT+ MP

Neale Hanvey

Kirkcaldy and Cowdenbeath

First elected 28 March 2021

Identity LGBT+

Source Pink News

Source publication date 13 December 2019

Neale Hanvey changed his political party on 28 March 2021 to the Alba Party.

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Conservative

25 LGBT+ MPs

Antony Higginbotham

Burnley

First elected 13 December 2019

Identity LGBT+

Source Pink News

Source publication date 13 December 2019

Chris Clarkson

Heywood and Middleton

First elected 13 December 2019

Identity LGBT+

Source Pink News

Source publication date 13 December 2019

Conor Burns

Bournemouth West

First elected 06 May 2010

Identity LGBT+

Source Wikipedia

Source publication date 27 May 2017

Crispin Blunt

Reigate

First elected 01 May 1997

Identity LGBT+

Source The Independent

Source publication date 20 February 2016

Damien Moore

Southport

First elected 09 June 2017

Identity LGBT+

Source Pink News

Source publication date 05 June 2017

Daniel Kawczynski

Shrewsbury and Atcham

First elected 05 May 2005

Identity LGBT+

Source Wikipedia

Source publication date 27 May 2017

David Mundell

Dumfriesshire, Clydesdale and Tweeddale

First elected 05 May 2005

Identity LGBT+

Source The Independent

Source publication date 20 February 2016

Dehenna Davison

Bishop Auckland

First elected 13 December 2019

Identity Bisexual

Source The Telegraph

Source publication date 10 October 2021

Elliot Colburn

Carshalton and Wallington

First elected 13 December 2019

Identity LGBT+

Source Pink News

Source publication date 13 December 2019

Gary Sambrook

Birmingham Northfield

First elected 13 December 2019

Identity LGBT+

Source Twitter

Source publication date 14 December 2019

Iain Stewart

Milton Keynes South

First elected 06 May 2010

Identity LGBT+

Source The Independent

Source publication date 20 February 2016

Jacob Young

Redcar

First elected 13 December 2019

Identity LGBT+

Source Twitter

Source publication date 14 December 2019

John Cope is the Chairman of the LGBT+ Conservative (as at the time of tweeting)

Kieran Mullan

Crewe and Nantwich

First elected 13 December 2019

Identity LGBT+

Source Pink News

Source publication date 13 December 2019

Lee Rowley

North East Derbyshire

First elected 09 June 2017

Identity LGBT+

Source Pink News

Source publication date 05 June 2017

Mark Fletcher

Bolsover

First elected 13 December 2019

Identity LGBT+

Source Pink News

Source publication date 13 December 2019

Mark Menzies

Fylde

First elected 06 May 2010

Identity LGBT+

Source Pink News

Source publication date 05 June 2017

Michael Fabricant

Lichfield

First elected 09 April 1992

Identity LGBT+

Source Wikipedia

Source publication date 27 October 2019

Michael Fabricant came out as bisexual during TV show “First Dates” in 2017. His full term of office is listed in this data set.

Mike Freer

Finchley and Golders Green

First elected 06 May 2010

Identity LGBT+

Source The Independent

Source publication date 20 February 2016

Nick Gibb

Bognor Regis and Littlehampton

First elected 01 May 1997

Identity LGBT+

Source The Independent

Source publication date 20 February 2016

Nigel Evans

Ribble Valley

First elected 09 April 1992

Identity LGBT+

Source Daily Mail

Source publication date 18 December 2010

Paul Holmes

Eastleigh

First elected 13 December 2019

Identity LGBT+

Source Pink News

Source publication date 13 December 2019

Peter Gibson

Darlington

First elected 13 December 2019

Identity LGBT+

Source Facebook

Source publication date 14 December 2019

Peter refers too his partner, Gareth, in his acceptance speech (video, linked)

Scott Benton

Blackpool South

First elected 13 December 2019

Identity LGBT+

Source Blackpool Gazette

Source publication date 07 December 2021

Stuart Andrew

Pudsey

First elected 06 May 2010

Identity LGBT+

Source Yorkshire Post

Source publication date 22 May 2013

William Wragg

Hazel Grove

First elected 08 May 2015

Identity LGBT+

Source Twitter

Source publication date 24 November 2015

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Independent

1 LGBT+ MP

Rob Roberts

Delyn

First elected 25 May 2021

Identity LGBT+

Source Twitter

Source publication date 17 May 2020

Rob Roberts lost the Conservative Party whip on 25 May 2021

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Labour

22 LGBT+ MPs

Angela Eagle

Wallasey

First elected 09 April 1992

Identity LGBT+

Source The Independent

Source publication date 20 February 2016

Ben Bradshaw

Exeter

First elected 01 May 1997

Identity LGBT+

Source The Independent

Source publication date 20 February 2016

Cat Smith

Lancaster and Fleetwood

First elected 08 May 2015

Identity LGBT+

Source The Independent

Source publication date 20 February 2016

Charlotte Nichols

Warrington North

First elected 13 December 2019

Identity LGBT+

Source Huck Mag

Source publication date 17 May 2020

Chris Bryant

Rhondda

First elected 07 June 2001

Identity LGBT+

Source The Independent

Source publication date 20 February 2016

Clive Betts

Sheffield South East

First elected 09 April 1992

Identity LGBT+

Source Pink News

Source publication date 27 December 2007

Dan Carden

Liverpool Walton

First elected 09 June 2017

Identity LGBT+

Source Pink News

Source publication date 05 June 2017

Gerald Jones

Merthyr Tydfil and Rhymney

First elected 08 May 2015

Identity LGBT+

Source The Independent

Source publication date 20 February 2016

James Murray

Ealing North

First elected 13 December 2019

Identity LGBT+

Source Twitter

Source publication date 17 May 2020

Kate Osborne

Jarrow

First elected 13 December 2019

Identity LGBT+

Source Twitter

Source publication date 17 May 2020

Pamela Brooks is Kate Osborne’s wife and has tweeted about this on multiple occassions. This information is corroborated by also the MP’s Wikipedia page.

Kim Leadbeater

Batley and Spen

First elected 02 July 2021

Identity LGBT+

Source Wikipedia

Source publication date 02 July 2021

Multiple additional newspaper sources refer to to Kim’s ‘partner’ or ‘wife’.

Lloyd Russell-Moyle

Brighton Kemptown

First elected 09 June 2017

Identity LGBT+

Source Pink News

Source publication date 05 June 2017

Luke Pollard

Plymouth, Sutton and Devonport

First elected 09 June 2017

Identity LGBT+

Source Pink News

Source publication date 05 June 2017

Nadia Whittome

Nottingham East

First elected 13 December 2019

Identity LGBT+

Source Gal Dem

Source publication date 11 December 2020

Nia Griffith

Llanelli

First elected 05 May 2005

Identity LGBT+

Source The Independent

Source publication date 20 February 2016

Nick Brown

Newcastle East

First elected 09 June 1983

Identity LGBT+

Source The Independent

Source publication date 20 February 2016

Olivia Blake

Sheffield Hallam

First elected 13 December 2019

Identity Bisexual

Source Twitter

Source publication date 20 September 2021

Olivia Blake tweeted that she identified as a “bi woman” to mark Bi Awareness Week in September 2021.

Peter Kyle

Hove

First elected 08 May 2015

Identity LGBT+

Source The Independent

Source publication date 20 February 2016

Stephen Doughty

Cardiff South and Penarth

First elected 15 November 2012

Identity LGBT+

Source Pink News

Source publication date 06 July 2016

Stephen Morgan

Portsmouth South

First elected 09 June 2017

Identity LGBT+

Source LGBT Labour

Source publication date 13 December 2019

Steve Reed

Croydon North

First elected 03 May 2017

Identity LGBT+

Source Pink News

Source publication date 30 November 2012

Wes Streeting

Ilford North

First elected 08 May 2015

Identity LGBT+

Source The Independent

Source publication date 20 February 2016

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Liberal Democrat

1 LGBT+ MP

Layla Moran

Oxford West and Abingdon

First elected 09 June 2017

Identity Pansexual

Source Pink News

Source publication date 02 January 2020

Layla Moran came out at pansexual in an interview with PinkNews on 2 January 2020. Her full term of office as an MP is listed in this data set.

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Scottish National

9 LGBT+ MPs

Alyn Smith

Stirling

First elected 13 December 2019

Identity LGBT+

Source Pink News

Source publication date 13 December 2019

Angela Crawley

Lanark and Hamilton East

First elected 08 May 2015

Identity LGBT+

Source The Independent

Source publication date 20 February 2016

Hannah Bardell

Livingstone

First elected 08 May 2015

Identity LGBT+

Source The Independent

Source publication date 20 February 2016

Joanna Cherry

Edinburgh South West

First elected 08 May 2015

Identity LGBT+

Source The Independent

Source publication date 20 February 2016

John Nicolson

Ochil and South Perthshire

First elected 13 December 2019

Identity LGBT+

Source The Independent

Source publication date 20 February 2016

Martin Docherty-Hughes

Dunbartonshire West

First elected 08 May 2015

Identity LGBT+

Source The Independent

Source publication date 20 February 2016

Mhairi Black

Paisley and Renfrewshire

First elected 08 May 2015

Identity LGBT+

Source Attitude

Source publication date 17 March 2016

Stewart Malcolm McDonald

Glasgow South

First elected 29 November 2012

Identity LGBT+

Source The Independent

Source publication date 20 February 2016

Stuart McDonald

Cumbernauld, Kilsyth and Kirkintolloch

First elected 08 May 2015

Identity LGBT+

Source The Independent

Source publication date 20 February 2016