MP’s two way vote on gay marriage

The Wing, Silverstone Circuit, Silverstone.'Andrea Leadsom MP announced a  multi million pound investment in a new University Technology College.
The Wing, Silverstone Circuit, Silverstone.'Andrea Leadsom MP announced a multi million pound investment in a new University Technology College.

As she took part in the this week’s debate on gay marriage south Northants MP Andrea Leadsom said she was undecided.

During the debate Mrs Leadsom said as a Christian she had sympathy with constituents who felt their own marriages would be undermined by the redefinition of the institution.

After saying: “In Parliament we rightly advocate equality, freedom and the protection of minority rights, but too often the rights of one group conflict directly with the rights of another,” she voted both for and against the bill.