Sue Perkins says she is ‘excited and honoured’ to be hosting the 2022 British LGBT Awards.The former Great British Bake Off host will lead prize-giving duties at the annual ceremony, which shines a light on leading activists, allies and celebrity figures who have worked to advance the rights of LGBT people during the last year.Lady Gaga, Dua Lipa and British Vogue editor-in-chief Edward Enninful are among the stars who have been shortlisted for accolades this year.Steps, Rylan Clark and Olly Alexander are also nominated.As host, the presenter and comedian follows in the footsteps of big names such as Mel B, Alan Carr and Kelly Osbourne.‘This is one of the year’s most important celebrations of the LGBT+ community and I’m delighted to be involved,’ TV star Sue said.‘It is always such a great event, shining a light on role models and those who advance the rights of LGBT+ people in Britain and across the world.‘This event always attracts the biggest names, and this year will be no exception.