Homophobia in Sport Contents

The Culture, Media and Sport Committee

The Culture, Media and Sport Committee is appointed by the House of Commons to examine the expenditure, administration and policy of the Department for Culture, Media and Sport and its associated public bodies.

Current membership

Damian Collins MP (Conservative, Folkestone and Hythe) (Chair)

Nigel Adams MP (Conservative, Selby and Ainsty)

Andrew Bingham MP (Conservative, High Peak)

Julie Elliott MP (Labour, Sunderland Central)

Paul Farrelly MP (Labour, Newcastle-under-Lyme)

Nigel Huddleston MP (Conservative, Mid Worcestershire)

Julian Knight MP (Conservative, Solihull)

Ian C. Lucas MP (Labour, Wrexham)

Jason McCartney MP (Conservative, Colne Valley)

Christian Matheson MP (Labour, City of Chester)

John Nicolson MP (Scottish National Party, East Dunbartonshire)


The committee is one of the departmental select committees, the powers of which are set out in House of Commons Standing Orders, principally in SO No 152. These are available on the internet via www.parliament.uk.


Committee reports are published on the Committee’s website at www.parliament.uk/cmscom and in print by Order of the House.

Evidence relating to this report is published on the inquiry publications page of the Committee’s website.

Committee staff

The current staff of the Committee are Elizabeth Flood (Clerk), Kevin Candy (Inquiry Manager), Cameron Wall, (Inquiry Manager), Hannah Wentworth (Senior Committee Assistant), Keely Bishop (Committee Assistant) and Jessica Bridges-Palmer (Media Officer).


All correspondence should be addressed to the Clerk of the Culture, Media and Sport Committee, House of Commons, London SW1A 0AA. The telephone number for general enquiries is 020 7219 6188; the Committee’s email address is cmscom@parliament.uk

10 February 2017