Rt Hon John Redwood

John Redwood

Constituency

Wokingham

Party

Conservative

Address as

Mr Redwood

Contact details

Westminster

House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA
Tel: 020 7219 4205
Fax: 020 7219 0377
john.redwood.mp@parliament.uk

Constituency

30 Rose Street, Wokingham, RG40 1XU
Tel: 0118-962 9501
Fax: 0118-962 9323
andrea.wca30@ntlbusiness.com

Biography

Electoral history

Contested Southwark Peckham 1981 by-election. Member for Wokingham 1987-2010, for Wokingham (revised boundary) since 6 May 2010 general election

Parliamentary career

Department of Trade and Industry: Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Corporate Affairs 1989-90, Minister of State 1990-92; Minister for Local Government 1992-93; Secretary of State for Wales 1993-95; Member Shadow Cabinet 1997-2000: Shadow Secretary of State for: Trade and Industry 1997-99, Environment, Transport and the Regions 1999-2000; Member, Shadow Cabinet 2004-05: Shadow Secretary of State for Deregulation 2004-05

Party groups

Contested Leadership of Conservative Party 1995 and 1997; Chair: No Turning Back Group 2001-, Policy Review on Economic Competitiveness 2005-, Conservative Economic Affairs Committee 2010

Councils, public bodies

Councillor, Oxfordshire County Council 1973-77

Political interests

Popular capitalism, European affairs, constitution, Euro, transport, economy

Countries of interest

China, India, USA

General Election 2010 - Wokingham

Name Party Votes %
Redwood, John Con 28754 52.65%
Bray, Prue Lib Dem 15262 27.95%
Davidson, George Lab 5516 10.1%
Ashwell, Mark Ind 2340 4.29%
Zebedee, Ann UKIP 1664 3.05%
Bisset, Marjory Green 567 1.04%
Owen, Peter “Top Cat Bananaman” Loony 329 0.61%
Smith, Robin Ind 96 0.18%
Result Con Hold (4.63% from Lib Dem to Con)