Ribble Valley MP in show of support for Olympian Tom Daley

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RIBBLE Valley MP Nigel Evans has Tweeted his support for Olympic diver Tom Daley who announced that he was in a relationship with a man yesterday.

The MP, who came out in 2010, said: “Wishing Tom Daley and his partner the very best for the future.

“Tom is a superb role model and let’s hope he can strike gold in 2016.”

The 19-year-old posted a Youtube video of his announcement.

The London 2012 bronze medallist said: “In spring this year my life changed massively when I met someone, and they make me feel so happy, so safe and everything just feels great.

“That someone is a guy.

“It did take me by surprise a little bit. It was always in my head that something like that could happen.

“But it wasn’t until spring this year that things just clicked.”

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2:18pm Tue 3 Dec 13

juanbbien says...

Well he would wouldn't he
Well he would wouldn't he juanbbien

9:30pm Tue 3 Dec 13

shytalk says...

Rumour has it Nigel Evans is campaigning to make leap frog an Olympic event.
Rumour has it Nigel Evans is campaigning to make leap frog an Olympic event. shytalk

3:56am Wed 4 Dec 13

203948 says...

Our MANLY MALE MP Nigel is BY FAR the world's BEST/MOST HONEST politician EVER, and so say we all--Hip hip hooray for our Superstar MP, MANLYMALE Nigel Evans!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Our MANLY MALE MP Nigel is BY FAR the world's BEST/MOST HONEST politician EVER, and so say we all--Hip hip hooray for our Superstar MP, MANLYMALE Nigel Evans!!!!!!!!!!!!!! 203948

10:14am Thu 5 Dec 13

AnimalReid says...

Good to see that Nigel is right behind Tom.
Good to see that Nigel is right behind Tom. AnimalReid

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