Lesley Laird (born 15 November 1958 in Greenock) is a Scots politeecian, an the Labour Pairty umwhile MP for Kirkcaldy & Cowdenbeath syne 2017, when she won it ahead o the SNP's sittin MP Roger Mullin; the consteetuency wis held bi umwhile Breetish Prime Meenister Gordon Brown afore 2015.[1] She is Shaidae Secretar o State for Scotland syne 14 Juin 2017.

Lesley Laird
Member o Pairlament
for Kirkcaldy an Cowdenbeath
In office
9 Juin 2017 – 6 November 2019
Precedit biRoger Mullin
Succeedit biNeale Hanvey
Personal details
BornLesley Laird
15 November 1958
Greenock, Inverclyde, Scotland, UK
Poleetical pairtyLabour


  1. Member for Kirkcaldy and Cowdenbeath (20 Julie 2015). "Lesley Laird MP - UK Parliament". Parliament.uk. Retrieved 9 Juin 2017.