Alan Haselhurst

Alan Haselhurst

Constituency

Saffron Walden

Party

Conservative

Address as

Sir Alan

Contact details

Westminster

House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA
Tel: 020 7219 5214
Fax: 020 7219 5600
alan.haselhurst.mp@parliament.uk

Constituency

The Old Armoury, Saffron Walden, CB10 1JN
Tel: 01799 506349
Fax: 01799 506047
office@saffronwaldenconservatives.org.uk

Biography

Electoral history

Member for Middleton and Prestwich 1970-February 1974, for Saffron Walden 7 July 1977 by-election to 2010, for Saffron Walden (revised boundary) since 6 May 2010 general election

Parliamentary career

PPS to Mark Carlisle as Secretary of State, Education and Science 1979-81; Chairman Ways and Means and Deputy Speaker 1997-2010; Contested Speaker elections 2000, 2009

Party groups

President, Oxford University Conservative Association 1958; National Chair, Young Conservative Movement 1966-68; Deputy Chair, Conservative Group for Europe 1982-85

Select committees

Ex-officio chair: Chairmen's Panel 1997-2010; Ex-officio member: Court of Referees 1997-2010, Standing Orders 1998-2010, Unopposed Bills (Panel) 2000-10; Member: Finance and Services 2008-, Liaison 2010-, Ecclesiastical Committee 2010-; Chair: Administration 2010-; Member: Works of Art 2011-

International bodies

Chair: Commonwealth Youth Exchange Council 1978-81, Commonwealth Parliamentary Association, UK branch 2010-

Political interests

Education, aerospace, aviation, youth affairs, European Union, agriculture, community development

Countries of interest

Commonwealth countries, USA

General Election 2010 - Saffron Walden

Name Party Votes %
Haselhurst, Alan Con 30155 55.34%
Wilcock, Peter Lib Dem 14913 27.37%
Light, Barbara Lab 5288 9.71%
Lord, Roger UKIP 2288 4.2%
Mitchell, Christine BNP 1050 1.93%
Hossain, Reza Green 735 1.35%
Result Con Hold (3.36% from Lib Dem to Con)