Rt Hon William Hague MP

Rt Hon William Hague MP


Richmond (Yorks)



Address as

Mr Hague

Contact details


Unit 1, Omega Business Village, Thurston Road, Northallerton, DL6 2NJ
Tel: 01609 779093


House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA
Tel: 020 7219 4611


Office of the Leader of the House of Commons, 1 Horseguards Road , London, SW1A 2HQ
Tel: 020 7276 1005

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Electoral history

Post Date
Member for Richmond (Yorks) 1989-
Contested Wentworth General Election 1987

Parliamentary career

Post Date
First Secretary of State and Leader of the House of Commons 2014-
Foreign Secretary and First Secretary of State 2010-14
Shadow Secretary of State (Foreign Affairs) 2005-10
Leader of Her Majesty's Official Opposition 1997-01
Secretary of State for Wales 1995-97
Minister of State (Department of Social Security) 1994-95
Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department of Social Security) 1993-94

Other posts

Post Date
Leader of the Conservative Party 1997-01

Select committees

Post House Date
Speaker's Committee for the Independent Parliamentary Standards Authority Commons 2014-
Public Accounts Commission Commons 2014-
House of Lords Reform (Joint Committee) Commons 2002-05
Parliamentary Commissioner for Administration Commons 1990-90

Political interests

Agriculture, economic policy

General Election 2010 General Election - Richmond (Yorks)

Name Party Votes Share Change
Hague, William Con 33541 62.80% 3.5%
Meredith, Lawrence LD 10205 19.11% 2.2%
Driver, Eileen Lab 8150 15.26% -5.3%
Rowe, Leslie Green 1516 2.84% -0.3%
Majority 23336 43.69%
Turnout 53412 66.30%
Electorate 80563
Result Con Hold

See Briefing Papers General Election 2010 for detailed results.