Hugh Abbot was the Minister of the Department of Social Affairs he was a minister who workerd with Glenn Cullen and throughout season one was known for using focus groups and creating a housing bill which nearly caused him to lose his job.

In Season 2 he went to a factory and saw a woman who was a social carer in episode 2 Abbot wanted Malcom Tucker to tell him about the Cabinet Reshuffle and in Episode 3 he had to talk about a Special Needs Kids but he accidently sent an email saying to Glenn Cullen "Christ Alive What a C***" as he put on Terris Computer and she got blamed.

According to the time frame you can assume that his Political Affialiation is the Labour Party