Mark Harper

Mark Harper

Constituency

Forest of Dean

Party

Conservative

Address as

Mr Harper

Contact details

Westminster

House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA
Tel: 020 7219 5056
Fax: 020 7219 0937
mark.harper.mp@parliament.uk

Constituency

35 High Street, Cinderford, GL14 2SL
Tel: 01594 823482
Fax: 01594 823623

Biography

Electoral history

Contested Forest of Dean 2001 general election. Member for Forest of Dean since 5 May 2005 general election

Parliamentary career

Shadow Minister for: Defence 2005-07, Work and Pensions (Disabled People) 2007-10; Parliamentary Secretary (Minister for Political and Constitutional Reform), Cabinet Office 2010-

Party groups

South Swindon Conservative Association: Treasurer 1993-98, Deputy chair 1998

Select committees

Member: Administration 2005-06, Work and Pensions 2009

Political interests

Education, special needs education, law and order, health, defence

Countries of interest

Israel, Turkey, USA

General Election 2010 - Forest of Dean

Name Party Votes %
Harper, Mark Con 22853 46.81%
Hogan, Bruce Lab 11789 24.15%
Coleman, Chris Lib Dem 10676 21.87%
Congdon, Tim UKIP 2522 5.17%
Greenwood, James Green 923 1.89%
Result Con Hold (9.19% from Lab to Con)