Conor Burns

Conor Burns


Bournemouth West



Address as

Mr Burns

Contact details


House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA
Tel: 020 7219 7021


Bournemouth West Conservatives, 135 Hankinson Road, Bournemouth, BH9 1HR
Tel: 01202 533553


Electoral history

Contested Eastleigh 2001 and 2005 general elections. Member for Bournemouth West since 6 May 2010 general election

Parliamentary career

PPS to: Hugo Swire as Minister of State, Northern Ireland Office 2010-11, Owen Paterson as Secretary of State for Northern Ireland 2011-

Party groups

Chair: Southampton University Conservative Association 1992-93, Wessex Area Conservative Students 1993-94

Select committees

Member: Education 2010

Councils, public bodies

Southampton City Council: Councillor 1999-2002, Housing and urban regeneration spokesperson 1999, Education and employment spokesperson 1999, Conservative group leader 2001-02

Political interests

Mental health, foreign affairs, Northern Ireland, education

Countries of interest

China, Latin America, Middle East, USA

General Election 2010 - Bournemouth West

Name Party Votes %
Burns, Conor Con 18808 45.07%
Murray, Alasdair Lib Dem 13225 31.69%
Carr-Brown, Sharon Lab 6171 14.79%
Glover, Philip UKIP 2999 7.19%
Taylor, Harvey Ind 456 1.1%
Result Con Hold (2.91% from Lib Dem to Con)