Rt Hon Theresa May

Theresa May

Constituency

Maidenhead

Party

Conservative

Address as

Mrs May

Contact details

Westminster

House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA
Tel: 020 7219 5206
Fax: 020 7219 1145
mayt@parliament.uk

Constituency

c/o Maidenhead Conservative Association, 2 Castle End Farm, Ruscombe, RG10 9XQ
Tel: 0118-934 5433
office@maidenheadconservatives.com

Biography

Electoral history

Contested North West Durham 1992 general election and Barking 1994 by-election. Member for Maidenhead 1997-2010, for Maidenhead (revised boundary) since 6 May 2010 general election

Parliamentary career

Opposition Spokeswoman for Education and Employment (schools, disabled people and women) 1998-99; Member Shadow Cabinet 1999-2010: Spokeswoman for Women's Issues 1999-2001, Shadow Secretary of State for: Education and Employment 1999-2001, Transport, Local Government and the Regions 2001-02, Transport 2002, Environment and Transport 2003-04, the Family 2004-05, Culture, Media and Sport 2005; Shadow Leader of the House of Commons 2005-09; Member House of Commons Commission 2006-09; Shadow Minister for Women 2007-10; Shadow Secretary of State for Work and Pensions 2009-10; Secretary of State for the Home Office (Home Secretary) 2010-; Minister for Women and Equalities 2010-

Party groups

Chair: Conservative Disability Group 1997-98, Conservative Party 2002-03

Select committees

Member: Education and Employment 1997-98, Education and Employment (Education Sub-Committee) 1997-99, Modernisation of the House of Commons 2006-10

Councils, public bodies

Councillor, London Borough of Merton 1986-94

General Election 2010 - Maidenhead

Name Party Votes %
May, Theresa Con 31937 59.36%
Hill, Tony Lib Dem 15168 28.19%
McDonald, Pat Lab 3795 7.06%
Wight, Kenneth UKIP 1243 2.32%
Rait, Tim BNP 825 1.54%
Forbes, Peter Green 482 0.9%
Prior, Peter FR 270 0.51%
Result Con Hold (7.79% from Lib Dem to Con)