Dame Diana Johnson

The Rt Hon Dame Diana Johnson is no longer a Member, but was most recently the Labour MP for Kingston upon Hull North, and left the Commons on 30 May 2024.

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Parliamentary career

Find out about the Parliamentary career of Dame Diana Johnson, including posts and roles held.

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Party affiliation

5 May 2005 - 30 May 2024

Elections contested

Brentwood and Ongar
7 June 2001

Government posts

Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Children, Schools and Families) (Schools)
Department for Children, Schools and Families
9 June 2009 - 13 May 2010
Assistant Whip (HM Treasury)
HM Treasury
2 July 2007 - 10 June 2009

House membership

Dame Diana Johnson
5 May 2005 - 30 May 2024

Opposition posts

Shadow Minister (Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs)
Foreign and Commonwealth Office
18 September 2015 - 27 June 2016
Shadow Minister (Home Affairs)
Home Office
8 October 2010 - 18 September 2015
Shadow Minister (Health)
Department of Health
12 May 2010 - 8 October 2010

Committee memberships