Angela Watkinson

Angela Watkinson

Constituency

Hornchurch and Upminster

Party

Conservative

Address as

Mrs Watkinson

Contact details

Westminster

House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA
Tel: 020 7219 8267
angela.watkinson.mp@parliament.uk

Constituency

23 Butts Green Road, Hornchurch, RM11 2JS
Tel: 01708 475252

Biography

Electoral history

Member for Upminster 2001-10, for Hornchurch and Upminster since 6 May 2010 general election

Parliamentary career

Opposition Whip 2002-04; Shadow Minister for: Health and Education 2004, Education 2004-05, Local Government Affairs and Communities 2005; Opposition Whip 2005-10; Government Whip 2010-

Party groups

Member: Monday Club 1996-2001, Conservative Way Forward Group 1998-; Vice-President, Billericay Conservative Association 1999-; Member: Conservative Christian Fellowship 1999-, Conservative Friends of Israel 2001-

Select committees

Member: Home Affairs 2001-02, European Scrutiny 2002-03, Selection 2010-

Councils, public bodies

Councillor, Group secretary, Committee chair: London Borough of Havering 1994-98, Essex County Council 1997-2001

Political interests

Education, law and order, families, European affairs, constitution, local and regional government, sustainable resources, dance

Countries of interest

Egypt, Korea, Sweden, Qatar, USA

General Election 2010 - Hornchurch and Upminster

Name Party Votes %
Watkinson, Angela Con 27469 51.3%
McGuirk, Kath Lab 11098 20.73%
Chilvers, Karen Lib Dem 7426 13.87%
Whelpley, William BNP 3421 6.39%
Webb, Lawrence UKIP 2848 5.32%
Collins, Melanie Green 542 1.02%
Durant, David Ind 305 0.57%
Olukotun, Johnson Christian 281 0.53%
Result Con Hold (7.1% from Lab to Con)