Parliamentary Under Secretary of State (Minister for Sport, Tourism and Civil Society, and Minister for Equalities) and Parliamentary Under Secretary of State (Minister for Equalities)

The Rt Hon Stuart Andrew MP

Biography

The Rt Hon Stuart Andrew was appointed Parliamentary Under Secretary of State at the Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport, and Parliamentary Under Secretary of State (Minister for Equalities) at the Department for International Trade on 27 October 2022.

He was previously Parliamentary Under Secretary of State at the Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport between 20 September 2022 and 27 October 2022, and Minister of State at the Ministry of Justice between 8 July 2022 and 7 September 2022.

He was Minister of State (Minister for Housing) in the Department for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities from 8 February 2022 to 6 July 2022.

He was previously Treasurer of HM Household (Deputy Chief Whip) from 13 February 2020 to 8 February 2022.

He was previously Vice Chamberlain of HM Household (Government Whip) from 28 July 2019 to 13 February 2020. He was Parliamentary Under Secretary of State, Minister for Defence Procurement at the Ministry of Defence from July 2018 to July 2019.

He was an Assistant Government Whip from 15 June 2017 to 19 July 2018 and Parliamentary Under Secretary of State at the Wales Office on 9 January 2018 and 19 July 2018.

Political career

Stuart became MP for Pudsey, Horsforth and Aireborough in 2010. In 2012, he was made Parliamentary Private Secretary to Francis Maude MP.

In the 2015 general election, Stuart was re-elected and took on the role of Parliamentary Private Secretary to Patrick McLoughlin MP.

Parliamentary Under Secretary of State (Minister for Sport, Tourism and Civil Society, and Minister for Equalities)

  • Minister for Equalities
  • Sport
  • Tourism
  • Civil Society (including loneliness)
  • Youth
  • Ceremonials (including the Coronation)
  • Events including Eurovision, Unboxed, City of Culture
  • Arts and Heritage in the Commons

More about this role

Department for Digital, Culture, Media & Sport

Parliamentary Under Secretary of State (Minister for Equalities)

More about this role

Department for International Trade, Government Equalities Office, and Equality Hub