Dame Karen Bradley

The Rt Hon Dame Karen Bradley is no longer a Member, but was most recently the Conservative MP for Staffordshire Moorlands, and left the Commons on 30 May 2024.

The dissolution of Parliament took place on 30th May 2024. There are currently no MPs – all seats in the House of Commons are vacant until after the general election on 4th July 2024. Find information on former members who were MPs at the time Parliament dissolved.

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Parliamentary career

Find out about the Parliamentary career of Dame Karen Bradley, including posts and roles held.

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Party affiliation

6 May 2010 - 30 May 2024

Elections contested

Manchester, Withington
5 May 2005

Government posts

Secretary of State for Northern Ireland
Northern Ireland Office
8 January 2018 - 24 July 2019
Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport
Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport
3 July 2017 - 8 January 2018
Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport
Department for Culture, Media and Sport
14 July 2016 - 3 July 2017
Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Home Office)
Home Office
8 February 2014 - 14 July 2016
Lord Commissioner (HM Treasury) (Whip)
HM Treasury
7 October 2013 - 8 February 2014
Assistant Whip (HM Treasury)
HM Treasury
6 September 2012 - 7 October 2013

House membership

Dame Karen Bradley
6 May 2010 - 30 May 2024

Committee memberships