The Rt Hon William Hague

Biography

The Rt Hon William Hague MP was appointed First Secretary of State and Leader of the House of Commons on 15 July 2014. He was elected to Parliament in 1989 as the Conservative MP for Richmond (Yorks).

Previous roles in government

  1. Prime Minister’s Special Representative on Preventing Sexual Violence in Conflict

    • 2014 to 2015
  2. Leader of the House of Commons

    • 2014 to 2015
  3. Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs

    • 2010 to 2014
  4. First Secretary of State

    • 2010 to 2015

Announcements

  1. 2010 to 2015 government policy: human rights internationally
  2. Funding announced for veterans to attend VE Day 70 Commemorations
  3. Veterans given special invitation to VE Day 70th anniversary celebrations
  4. Victory in Europe (VE) Day celebrations
  5. William Hague launches new Women, Peace and Security Centre at LSE
  6. Central African Republic - Country of Concern
  7. Eritrea - Country of Concern
  8. China - Country of Concern
  9. Israel and the Occupied Palestinian Territories (OPTs) - Country of Concern
  10. Colombia - Country of Concern