Alistair Burt MP North East Bedfordshire, Conservative

Contact

  • Tel 020 7219 8132

  • Fax 020 7219 1740

  • Email:

  • Website: Alistair Burt website

  • Constituency address

    Biggleswade Conservative Club, St Andrews Street, Biggleswade SG18 8BA United Kingdom
  • Parliamentary address

    House of Commons, London SW1A 0AA United Kingdom
Alistair Burt

Most spoken phrases

Last updated 3rd Jun 2009

  1. Israeli settlements
  2. Northcote Road shops
  3. Dangerous dogs petition
  4. Clapham Junction tube
  5. Heathrow expansion
  6. Health services
  7. Fly tipping

This information is based on the most frequently spoken phrases by this representative.

Biography

  • Born:

    25/5/1955
  • Positions

    PPS to Kenneth Baker as Secretary of State for the Environment, for Education and Science and Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster 1985-90; Department of Social Security: Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State 1992-95, Minister of State 1992-97: and Minister for Disabled People 1995-97; Opposition Spokesperson for Education and Skills 2001-02; PPS to Leaders of the Opposition: Iain Duncan Smith 2002-03, Michael Howard 2003-05; Shadow Minister for Communities and Local Government 2005-08; Opposition Assistant Chief Whip 2008-10; Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Foreign and Commonwealth Office 2010-13.
  • Electoral history

    Member for Bury North 1983-97. Contested Bury North 1997 general election. Member for North East Bedfordshire 2001-10, for North East Bedfordshire (revised boundary) since 6 May 2010 general election.
  • Political interests

    Church affairs, trade and industry, Third World, foreign affairs, agriculture, rural affairs, disability, sport, poverty, social affairs.
  • Party groups

    Vice-President, Tory Reform Group 1985-88, 2001-; Deputy chair, Conservative Party 2007-10: Local government 2007-08, Development 2008-10.
  • Countries of interest

    North Africa, North America, South Asia, Middle East.
  • International bodies

    Chair, Inter-Parliamentary Union, British Group 2013-.

Election record for North East Bedfordshire, 05 Jun 2010

Party Percentage of votes
Conservative 55.71%
Liberal Democrat 21.66%
Labour 16.1%
Name Party Votes % of votes
Burt, Alistair Conservative 30,989 55.71
Pitt, Mike Liberal Democrat 12,047 21.66
Brown, Edward Labour 8,957 16.1
Capell, Brian UK Independence Party 2,294 4.13
Seeby, Ian British National Party 1,265 2.28
Majority 18,942 votes
Electorate 78,060
Turnout (55,635) 71.27%

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