Craig Whittaker

Craig Whittaker

Constituency

Calder Valley

Party

Conservative

Address as

Mr Whittaker

Contact details

Westminster

House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA
Tel: 020 7219 7031
Fax: 020 7219 1192
craig.whittaker.mp@parliament.uk

Constituency

First Floor, Spring Villa, 16 Church Lane, Brighouse, HD6 1AT
Tel: 01484 711260
Fax: 01484 718288
office@craigwhittakermp.co.uk

Biography

Electoral history

Member for Calder Valley since 6 May 2010 general election

Party groups

Constituency agent 2005 general election; Chair, Calder Valley Conservative Association 2005-06

Select committees

Member: Education 2010-, Unopposed Bills (Panel) 2011-

Councils, public bodies

Councillor, Heptonstall Parish Council 1998-2003; Calderdale Metropolitan Borough Council: Councillor 2003-04, 2007-11, Cabinet member, Children and Young Peoples Services 2007-10

Political interests

Education, children, aged care

Countries of interest

Australia, Kenya, New Zealand, Tanzania

General Election 2010 - Calder Valley

Name Party Votes %
Whittaker, Craig Con 20397 39.28%
Booth, Steph Lab 13966 26.89%
Myers, Hilary Lib Dem 13037 25.11%
Gregory, John BNP 1823 3.51%
Burrows, Greg UKIP 1173 2.26%
Sweeny, Kate Green 858 1.66%
Cole, Tim Ind 194 0.38%
Greenwood, Barry Ind 175 0.34%
Rogan, Paul Eng Dem 157 0.31%
Result Con Gain (7.56% from Lab to Con)