Rt Hon Sir Greg Knight MP

Rt Hon Sir Greg Knight MP

Constituency

East Yorkshire

Party

Conservative

Address as

Sir Greg

Contact details

Constituency

18 Exchange Street, Driffield, YO25 6LJ
Tel: 0845 090 0203
sothcottt@parliament.uk

Parliamentary

House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA
Tel: 020 7219 8417
sothcottt@parliament.uk

Web & Social media

Biography

Electoral history

Post Date
Member for East Yorkshire 2001-
Contested Derby North General Election 1997
Member for Derby North 1983-97

Parliamentary career

Post Date
Vice Chamberlain (HM Household) (Whip, House of Commons) 2012-13
Shadow Minister (Transport) 2005-05
Shadow Minister (Environment, Food and Rural Affairs) 2003-05
Shadow Minister (Culture, Media and Sport) 2003-03
Minister of State (Energy and Industry) 1996-97
Deputy Chief Whip and Treasurer 1993-96
Lord Commissioner (HM Treasury) (Whip) 1990-93
Assistant Whip (HM Treasury) 1989-90

Select committees

Post House Date
Finance and Services Committee Commons 2013-
Draft Detention of Terrorist Suspects (Temporary Extension) Bills (Joint Committee) Commons 2011-
Committee on Reform of the House of Commons Commons 2009-10
Standards and Privileges Commons 2009-10
Administration Committee Commons 2006-10
Liaison Committee (Commons) Commons 2005-12
Modernisation of the House of Commons Commons 2005-10
Procedure Committee (Chair) Commons 2005-12
Procedure Committee Commons 2005-12
Modernisation of the House of Commons Commons 2001-03
Finance and Services Committee Commons 1993-96
Broadcasting Commons 1993-96
House of Commons (Services): Accomodation & Administration Sub-Committee Commons 1991-91
House of Commons (Services): New Building Sub-Committee Commons 1991-91
House of Commons (Services) Commons 1991-91

Political interests

Consumer issues, information technology, music, arts, home affairs

Countries of interest

USA

General Election 2010 General Election - East Yorkshire

Name Party Votes Share Change
Knight, Greg Con 24328 47.47% 2.1%
Adamson, Robert LD 10842 21.15% 2.2%
Rounding, Paul Lab 10401 20.29% -11.8%
Daniels, Chris UKIP 2142 4.18% 0.5%
Pudsey, Gary BNP 1865 3.64%
Allerston, Ray SDP 914 1.78%
Jackson, Mike Green 762 1.49%
Majority 13486 26.31%
Turnout 51254 63.98%
Electorate 80105
Result Con Hold

See Briefing Papers General Election 2010 for detailed results.