Ian Liddell-Grainger

Ian Liddell-Grainger


Bridgwater and West Somerset



Address as

Mr Liddell-Grainger

Contact details


House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA
Tel: 020 7219 8149


16 Northgate, Bridgwater, TA6 3EU
Tel: 01278 458383


Electoral history

Contested Torridge and Devon West 1997 general election. Member for Bridgwater 2001-10, for Bridgwater and West Somerset since 6 May 2010 general election

Party groups

Member, Conservative Agricultural Forum 1992-97; President, Tyne Bridge Conservative Association 1993-96

Select committees

Member: Public Administration 2001-10, Scottish Affairs 2002-05, Environment, Food and Rural Affairs 2003-05, Crossrail Bill 2006-07, Environmental Audit 2007-10, Joint Committee on Statutory Instruments 2010-, Works of Art 2011-

Councils, public bodies

Councillor: Tynedale District Council 1989-95, Northern Area Council 1992-95

International bodies

Member, Executive Committee: Commonwealth Parliamentary Association, Inter-Parliamentary Union, British Group

Political interests

Business, economy, defence, rural affairs, farming, taxation, education, health

Countries of interest

Africa especially South Africa, Hong Kong, Singapore, Switzerland, USA, Vietnam

General Election 2010 - Bridgwater and West Somerset

Name Party Votes %
Liddell-Grainger, Ian Con 24675 45.23%
Butt Philip, Theo Lib Dem 15426 28.28%
Pearce, Kathryn Lab 9332 17.11%
Hollings, Peter UKIP 2604 4.78%
Treanor, Donna BNP 1282 2.35%
Graham, Charles Green 859 1.58%
Cudlipp, Bob Ind 315 0.58%
Result Con Hold (2.9% from Con to Lib Dem)