Rt Hon Caroline Spelman MP

Rt Hon Caroline Spelman MP

Constituency

Meriden

Party

Conservative

Address as

Mrs Spelman

Contact details

Constituency

631 Warwick Road, Solihull, B91 1AR
Tel: 0121 711 7029
caroline@carolinespelman.com

Parliamentary

House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA
Tel: 020 7219 4189
Fax: 020 7219 0378
spelmanc@parliament.uk

Web & Social media

Biography

Electoral history

Post Date
Member for Meriden 1997-
Contested Bassetlaw General Election 1992

Parliamentary career

Post Date
Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs 2010-12
Shadow Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government 2009-10
Without portfolio 2007-09
Shadow Secretary of State (Office of the Deputy Prime Minister) 2005-07
Shadow Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government 2004-05
Shadow Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs 2003-04
Shadow Secretary of State for International Development 2001-03
Shadow Minister (Women) 2001-04
Shadow Spokesperson (Health) 1999-01
Opposition Whip (Commons) 1998-99

Other posts

Post Date
Party Chair, Conservative Party 2007-09

Select committees

Post House Date
Ecclesiastical Committee (Joint Committee) Commons 2014-
Draft Modern Slavery Bill Commons 2014-14
Environmental Audit Committee Commons 2013-
Science and Technology Committee (Commons) Commons 1997-98

Political interests

Environment, agriculture, international development, sustainability, human trafficking, transport, local government

Countries of interest

Europe, India, Pakistan, South Africa

General Election 2010 General Election - Meriden

Name Party Votes Share Change
Spelman, Caroline Con 26956 51.68% 4.0%
Williams, Ed Lab 10703 20.52% -11.7%
Slater, Simon LD 9278 17.79% 1.0%
O'Brien, Frank BNP 2511 4.81%
Allcock, Barry UKIP 1378 2.64% -0.7%
Stanton, Elly Green 678 1.30%
Sinclaire, Nikki SMRA 658 1.26%
Majority 16253 31.16%
Turnout 52162 63.44%
Electorate 82228
Result Con Hold

See Briefing Papers General Election 2010 for detailed results.