Rt Hon Philip Hammond

Philip Hammond

Constituency

Runnymede and Weybridge

Party

Conservative

Address as

Mr Hammond

Contact details

Constituency

Runnymede, Spelthorne and Weybridge, Conservative Association, 55 Cherry Orchard, Staines, TW18 2DQ
Tel: 01784 453544
Fax: 01784 466109
office@runnymedeweybridgeconservatives.com
www.runnymedeweybridgeconservatives.com

Biography

Electoral history

Contested Newham North East 1994 by-election. Member for Runnymede and Weybridge since 1 May 1997 general election

Parliamentary career

Opposition Spokesperson for: Health and Social Services 1998-2001, Trade and Industry 2001-02; Shadow Minister for Local and Devolved Government Affairs 2002-05; Shadow Chief Secretary to the Treasury 2005; Shadow Secretary of State for Work and Pensions 2005-07; Shadow Chief Secretary to the Treasury 2007-10; Secretary of State for: Transport 2010-11, Defence 2011-

Party groups

Chair, East Lewisham Conservative Association 1989-96; Member, Greater London Area Executive Council 1989-96

Select committees

Member: Unopposed Bills (Panel) 1997-2004, Environment, Transport and Regional Affairs 1998, Environment, Transport and Regional Affairs (Transport Sub-Committee) 1998, Trade and Industry 2002

International bodies

Member, Transport, Telecommunications and Energy Council, Council of the European Council 2010-

Political interests

Economic policy, international trade, European Union, defence, social security, transport, housing and planning, energy, health

Countries of interest

Southern and Eastern Africa, Germany, Italy, Latin America

General Election 2010 - Runnymede and Weybridge

Name Party Votes %
Hammond, Philip Con 26915 55.8%
Falconer, Andrew Lib Dem 10406 21.57%
Greenwood, Paul Lab 6446 13.36%
Micklethwait, Toby UKIP 3146 6.52%
Gould, Jenny Green 696 1.44%
Sammons, David Ind 541 1.12%
Result Con Hold (0.39% from Lib Dem to Con)