Transgender Equality Contents


The following witnesses gave evidence. Transcripts can be viewed on the Committee’s inquiry web page.

Tuesday 8 September 2015 Question number

Jess Bradley, Member, Executive Committee, Action for Trans Health; Dr John Dean, Chair, Clinical Reference Group for Specialised Gender Identity Services, NHS England; Terry Reed OBE, Co-Founder, Gender Identity Research and Education Society (GIRES); and Steve Shrubb, Chief Executive, West London Mental Health NHS Trust


Helen Belcher, Director, Trans Media Watch, Professor Neil Chakraborti, Director, The Leicester Centre for Hate Studies, and Chief Constable Jane Sawyers, National Policing Lead on Transgender for Equality, Diversity and Human Rights Co-ordination Committee of the National Police Chiefs’ Council


Tuesday 15 September 2015

Susie Green, Chair, Mermaids, Anna Lee, Vice President, Welfare and Community, Lancaster University Students’ Union, Dr Bernadette Wren, Head of Psychology and Associate Director, Gender Identity Development Service, The Tavistock and Portman NHS Foundation Trust, and Dr Jay Stewart, Director, Gendered Intelligence


Professor Michael Brookes OBE, Professor of Forensic Psychology, Birmingham City University, and Megan Key, Equalities Manager, National Probation Service


Tuesday 13 October 2015

Peter Dunne, Visiting Researcher, New York University Law School, Karen Harvey, Chair, a:gender, James Morton, Manager, Scottish Transgender Alliance, and Ashley Reed, initiator of online petition on gender self-definition


Christie Elan-Cane, Non-Gendered campaigner and Sue Pascoe


Wednesday 28 October 2015

Karen Bradley MP, Minister, Preventing Abuse and Exploitation, Home Office, Jane Ellison MP, Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Public Health, Department of Health, and Will Huxter, Regional Director of Specialised Commissioning (London), NHS England


Rt Hon Nicky Morgan MP, Secretary of State for Education and Minister for Women and Equalities, Nick Boles MP, Minister of State for Skills, Department for Business, Innovation and Skills and Department for Education, and Caroline Dinenage MP, Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Women, Equalities and Family Justice, Ministry of Justice and Department for Education


Tuesday 3 November 2015

Mr Edward Vaizey MP, Minister for Culture and the Digital Economy, Department for Culture, Media and Sport


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Prepared 8 January 2016