Rt Hon David Willetts MP

Rt Hon David Willetts MP





Address as

Mr Willetts

Contact details


c/o Havant Conservative Association, 19 South Street, Havant, PO9 1BU
Tel: 02392 499746
Fax: 02392 498753


House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA
Tel: 020 7219 4570
Fax: 020 7219 2567

Web & Social media


Electoral history

Post Date
Member for Havant 1992-

Parliamentary career

Post Date
Minister of State (Department for Business, Innovation and Skills) (Universities and Science) 2010-14
Shadow Minister (Education) 2007-10
Shadow Secretary of State for Education 2005-07
Shadow Secretary of State (Trade and Industry) 2005-05
Shadow Secretary of State for Work and Pensions 2001-05
Shadow Secretary of State for Work and Pensions 1999-01
Shadow Secretary of State for Education 1998-99
Paymaster General (HM Treasury) 1996-96
Parliamentary Secretary (Duchy of Lancaster Office) 1995-96
Lord Commissioner (HM Treasury) (Whip) 1995-95
Assistant Whip (HM Treasury) 1994-95

Select committees

Post House Date
Social Security Commons 1992-93

Political interests

Economic policy, health, social security, education

Countries of interest

Germany, USA

General Election 2010 General Election - Havant

Name Party Votes Share Change
Willetts, David Con 22433 51.10% 6.8%
Payton, Alex LD 10273 23.40% 3.2%
Smith, Robert Lab 7777 17.71% -11.0%
Kerrin, Gary UKIP 2611 5.95% 3.5%
Addams, Fungus Eng Dem 809 1.84%
Majority 12160 27.70%
Turnout 43903 63.02%
Electorate 69662
Result Con Hold

See Briefing Papers General Election 2010 for detailed results.