Rt Hon Chris Grayling

Chris Grayling

Constituency

Epsom and Ewell

Party

Conservative

Address as

Mr Grayling

Contact details

Westminster

House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA
Tel: 020 7219 8194
Fax: 020 7219 1763
graylingc@parliament.uk

Constituency

212 Barnett Wood Lane, Ashtead, KT21 2DB
Tel: 01372 271036
Fax: 01372 270906
martinverdinosv@parliament.uk

Biography

Electoral history

Contested Warrington South 1997 general election. Member for Epsom and Ewell 2001-10, for Epsom and Ewell (revised boundary) since 6 May 2010 general election

Parliamentary career

Opposition Whip 2002; Shadow Spokesperson for Health 2002-03; Shadow Minister for: Public Services, Health and Education 2003-04, Higher Education 2004-05, Health 2005; Shadow Leader of the House of Commons 2005; Ex-officio member House of Commons' Commission 2005; Shadow Secretary of State for: Transport 2005-07, Work and Pensions 2007-09; Shadow Home Secretary 2009-10; Minister of State for Employment, Department for Work and Pensions 2010-

Select committees

Member: Transport, Local Government and the Regions 2001-02, Transport, Local Government and the Regions (Transport Sub-Committee) 2001-02, Transport, Local Government and the Regions (Urban Affairs Sub-Committee) 2001-02, Transport 2002, Modernisation of the House of Commons 2005-06

Councils, public bodies

Councillor, London Borough of Merton 1998-2002

Political interests

Transport, welfare reform, pensions, home affairs

General Election 2010 - Epsom and Ewell

Name Party Votes %
Grayling, Chris Con 30868 55.88%
Lees, Jonathan Lib Dem 14734 26.68%
Montgomery, Craig Lab 6538 11.84%
Wallace, Elizabeth UKIP 2549 4.62%
Ticher, Peter RRG 266 0.49%
Result Con Hold (2.13% from Con to Lib Dem)