Tim Loughton

Tim Loughton


East Worthing and Shoreham



Address as

Mr Loughton

Contact details


House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA
Tel: 020 7219 4471
Fax: 020 7219 0461


Haverfield House, 4 Union Place, Worthing, BN11 1LG
Tel: 01903 235168
Fax: 01903 219755


Electoral history

Contested Sheffield Brightside 1992 general election. Member for East Worthing and Shoreham 1997-2010, for East Worthing and Shoreham (revised boundary) since 6 May 2010 general election

Parliamentary career

Member: Burns committee Financial Services and Markets Bill 1999, Standing committee Financial Services and Markets Bill 1999-, Standing committee Local Government Bill 2000-; Opposition Spokesman for: Regeneration, Poverty, Regions, Housing 2000-01, Health 2001-03; Member: Homes Bill 2001-, Homelessness Bill 2001-; Adoption and Children Bill November 2001-May 2002; Tobacco Advertising Bill 2003; Shadow Minister for: Health 2003-07, Children 2003-10; Children's Bill 2004; Childcare Bill 2006; Adoption and Children Bill 2006; Mental Health Bill 2007; Children and Young Person's Bill 2008; Children, Schools and Families Bill 2010; Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Children and Families, Department for Education 2010-

Party groups

Chairman, Lewes Young Conservatives 1978; Vice-chairman: Sussex Young Conservatives 1979, Lewes Constituency Conservative Association 1979, South East Area Young Conservatives 1980; Secretary, Warwick University Conservative Association 1981-82; Vice-chairman, Battersea Conservative Association 1990-91; Member, London Area Conservative Executive Committee 1993-96; Life Vice-President, Sheffield Brightside Constituency Association 1993-; Deputy chairman, Battersea Constituency Conservative Association 1994-96; Executive Committee Member, Selsdon Group 1994-2003; Member, Carlton Club Political Committee 1994-2004; Chairman, Conservative Disability Group 1998-2006; Member, Shoreham Conservative Club

Select committees

Member: Environmental Audit 1997-2001, European Standing committee C 1999-2001

International bodies

Member: CPA, IPU

Political interests

Finance, foreign affairs, home affairs, education (special needs), environmental taxation, environment and housing, disability, animal welfare, health, children's issues

Countries of interest

Indian sub-continent, Latin America, Middle East

General Election 2010 - East Worthing and Shoreham

Name Party Votes %
Loughton, Tim Con 23458 48.37%
Doyle, James Lib Dem 12353 25.47%
Benn, Emily Lab 8087 16.68%
Glennon, Michael UKIP 2984 6.16%
Board, Susan Green 1126 2.33%
Maltby, Clive Eng Dem 389 0.81%
Result Con Hold (1.68% from Lib Dem to Con)