Tony Baldry

Tony Baldry





Address as

Mr Baldry

Contact details


House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA
Tel: 020 7219 4491
Fax: 020 7219 5826


Alexandra House, Church Passage, Banbury, OX16 5JZ
Tel: 01295 673873
Fax: 01295 263376


Electoral history

Contested Thurrock 1979 general election. Member for Banbury 1983-2010, for Banbury (revised boundary) since 6 May 2010 general election

Parliamentary career

PPS: to Lynda Chalker as Minister of State, FCO 1985-87, to John Wakeham: as Lord Privy Seal 1987-88, as Leader of the House 1987-89, as Lord President of The Council 1988-89, as Secretary of State for Energy 1989-90; Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State: Department of Energy 1990, Department of Environment 1990-94, Foreign and Commonwealth Office 1994-95; Minister of State, Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food 1995-97; Second Church Estates Commissioner 2010-

Party groups

Deputy chair, Conservative Group for Europe 1981-83; Chair, Conservative Parliamentary Mainstream Group 1997-2001; Member, Executive 1922 Committee 2001-02

Select committees

Member: Trade and Industry 1997-2001, Liaison 2001-05, Standards and Privileges 2001; Chair: International Development 2001-05; Member: Ecclesiastical Committee 2010-, Joint Committee on the Draft Detention of Terrorist Suspects (Temporary Extension) Bills 2011

International bodies

IPU British Group: Executive Committee Member 1997-, Treasurer 2000-01

Political interests

Employment, youth affairs, legal affairs, overseas aid and development, European Union, childcare

Countries of interest

Africa, Asia, Caribbean, Middle East, North America

General Election 2010 - Banbury

Name Party Votes %
Baldry, Tony Con 29703 52.67%
Rundle, David Lib Dem 11476 20.35%
Sibley, Les Lab 10773 19.11%
Fairweather, David UKIP 2806 4.98%
White, Alastair Green 959 1.71%
Edwards, Roseanne Ind 524 0.93%
Result Con Hold (1.47% from Lib Dem to Con)