Rt Hon Cheryl Gillan MP

Rt Hon Cheryl Gillan MP


Chesham and Amersham



Address as

Mrs Gillan

Contact details


7A Hill Avenue, Amersham, HP6 5BD
Tel: 01494 721577
Fax: 01494 722107


House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA
Tel: 020 7219 4061

Web & Social media


Electoral history

Post Date
Member for Chesham and Amersham 2010-
Member for Chesham & Amersham 1992-10

Parliamentary career

Post Date
Secretary of State for Wales 2010-12
Shadow Secretary of State for Wales 2005-10
Shadow Minister of State (Home Office) 2003-05
Opposition Whip (Commons) 2001-03
Shadow Minister (Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs) 1998-01
Shadow Minister (International Development) 1998-01
Shadow Minister (Trade and Industry) 1997-98
Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Education and Employment) 1995-97

Select committees

Post House Date
Public Administration Committee Commons 2014-
Public Accounts Committee Commons 2003-04
Procedure Committee Commons 1994-95
Science and Technology Committee (Commons) Commons 1992-95

Political interests

Industry, space, international affairs, defence, education, employment, constitutional affairs

Countries of interest

China, Commonwealth, Europe, Hungary, Japan, Pacific Rim, Poland, Former Soviet Union, USA, Cambodia, Taiwan, Falkland Islands.

General Election 2010 General Election - Chesham and Amersham

Name Party Votes Share Change
Gillan, Cheryl Con 31658 60.37% 6.8%
Starkey, Tim LD 14948 28.50% 2.3%
Gajadharsingh, Anthony Lab 2942 5.61% -8.0%
Stevens, Alan UKIP 2129 4.06% 0.9%
Wilkins, Nick Green 767 1.46% -2.0%
Majority 16710 31.86%
Turnout 52444 74.57%
Electorate 70333
Result Con Hold

See Briefing Papers General Election 2010 for detailed results.