Mr Shailesh Vara MP

Mr Shailesh Vara MP

Constituency

North West Cambridgeshire

Party

Conservative

Address as

Mr Vara

Contact details

Constituency

North West Cambridgeshire Conservative Association, The Old Barn, Hawthorn Farm, Ashton, Stamford, PE9 3BA
Tel: 01733 380 089
nwcca@tory.org

Parliamentary

House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA
Tel: 020 7219 6050
shailesh.vara.mp@parliament.uk

Departmental

Ministry of Justice, 102 Petty France, London, SW1H 9AJ
Tel: 020 3334 3555
general.queries@justice.gsi.gov.uk

Web & Social media

Biography

Electoral history

Post Date
Member for North West Cambridgeshire 2005-
Contested Northampton South General Election 2001
Contested Birmingham, Ladywood General Election 1997

Parliamentary career

Post Date
Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Ministry of Justice) 2013-
Assistant Whip (HM Treasury) 2010-12
Shadow Deputy Leader of the House of Commons 2006-10

Other posts

Post Date
Vice-Chair, Conservative Party 2001-05

Select committees

Post House Date
Finance and Services Committee Commons 2011-13
Administration Committee Commons 2010-11
Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee Commons 2005-06

General Election 2010 General Election - North West Cambridgeshire

Name Party Votes Share Change
Vara, Shailesh Con 29425 50.49% 4.3%
Wilkins, Kevin LD 12748 21.87% -1.0%
York, Chris Lab 9877 16.95% -8.7%
Brown, Robert H. UKIP 4826 8.28% 3.0%
Goldspink, Stephen Eng Dem 1407 2.41%
Majority 16677 28.61%
Turnout 58283 65.60%
Electorate 88851
Result Con Hold

See Briefing Papers General Election 2010 for detailed results.