Chris Bryant

Chris Bryant

Constituency

Rhondda

Party

Labour

Address as

Mr Bryant

Contact details

Westminster

House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA
Tel: 020 7219 8315
Fax: 020 7219 1792
bryantc@parliament.uk

Constituency

Oxford House, Dunraven Street, Tonypandy, CF40 1AU
Tel: 01443 687697/01443 687621
morganke@parliament.uk

Biography

Electoral history

Contested Wycombe 1997 general election. Member for Rhondda since 7 June 2001 general election

Parliamentary career

PPS to: Lord Falconer of Thoroton as Lord Chancellor 2005-06, Harriet Harman as Leader of the House of Commons 2007-08; Deputy Leader of the House of Commons 2008-09; Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Foreign and Commonwealth Office 2009-10; Shadow Minister for: Foreign and Commonwealth Office 2010, Justice (Political and Constitutional Reform) 2010-11; Shadow Minister for Immigration 2011-

Party groups

Agent, Holborn and St Pancras Labour Party 1991-93; Chair, Christian Socialist Movement 1993-98; Labour Movement for Europe: Chair 2002-07, Vice-chair 2007-

Select committees

Member: Culture, Media and Sport 2001-05, Joint Committee on House of Lords Reform 2002-10, Public Accounts 2007, Modernisation of the House of Commons 2007-10

Councils, public bodies

London Borough of Hackney: Councillor 1993-98, Chief Whip 1994-95

Political interests

Wales, European affairs, broadcasting, information economy

Countries of interest

Latin America, Spain

General Election 2010 - Rhondda

Name Party Votes %
Bryant, Chris Lab 17183 55.17%
Davies, Geraint PlC 5630 18.08%
Wasley, Paul Lib Dem 3309 10.63%
Howe, Philip Ind 2599 8.35%
Henderson, Juliet Con 1993 6.4%
John, Taffy UKIP 358 1.15%
Result Lab Hold (7.43% from Lab to PlC)