Michael Fallon MP Sevenoaks, Conservative, Secretary of State for Defence

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Michael Fallon

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:

    14/5/1952
  • Positions

    PPS to Cecil Parkinson as Secretary of State for Energy 1987-88; Assistant Government Whip 1988-90; Government Whip May-July 1990; Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department of Education and Science 1990-92; Opposition Frontbench Spokesperson for: Trade and Industry June-December 1997, the Treasury December 1997-98; Department for Business, Innovation and Skills: Minister of State for: Business and Enterprise 2012-13, Business and Energy 2013-14; Minister of State for Energy, Department of Energy and Climate Change 2013-14; Secretary of State for Defence 2014-.
  • Electoral history

    Contested Darlington March 1983 by-election. Member for Darlington 1983-92. Contested Darlington 1992 general election. Member for Sevenoaks 1997-2010, for Sevenoaks (revised boundary) since 6 May 2010 general election.
  • Political interests

    Constitution, public sector, education, Treasury.
  • Party groups

    Member, Executive 1922 Committee 2005-07; Deputy chair, Conservative Party 2010-12.

Election record for Sevenoaks, 05 Jun 2010

Party Percentage of votes
Conservative 56.73%
Liberal Democrat 21.34%
Labour 13.22%
Name Party Votes % of votes
Fallon, Michael Conservative 28,076 56.73
Bullion, Alan Liberal Democrat 10,561 21.34
Siddorn, Gareth Labour 6,541 13.22
Heath, Christopher UK Independence Party 1,782 3.61
Golding, Paul British National Party 1,384 2.8
Uncles, Louise Eng Dem 806 1.63
Ellis, Mark Independent 258 0.53
Majority 17,515 votes
Electorate 69,591
Turnout (49,493) 71.12%

Registered interests

Registrable shareholdings: Just Learning Holdings Ltd.

Overseas visits: 23-29 July 2008, to the Cayman Islands with the All-Party Parliamentary Group for the Cayman Islands, accompanied by my wife. My flights and accommodation, and my wife's accommodation, were paid for by the Government of the Cayman Islands. My wife paid for her own flight. (Registered 28 August 2008) 12-19 September 2008, to Egypt, accompanied by my wife, for meetings with Ministers and Parliamentarians, at the invitation and expense of the People's Assembly. (Registered 22 September 2008) 9-10 October 2008, to Venice, Italy, to speak at the annual conference of the Association of Private Client Investment Managers and Stockbrokers; flight and accommodation paid by organisers. (Registered 28 October 2008) 5-7 June 2009, to Guernsey, to discuss financial sector issues, flights and accommodation paid by the States of Guernsey. (Registered 12 June 2009)

Remunerated directorships: Just Learning Holdings Ltd; children's day nurseries, and of the following subsidiaries: Learning Just Ltd. Just Learning Ltd. Just Learning Developments Ltd.. Careshare Holdings Ltd Careshare Ltd Tullett Prebon Plc (independent non-executive); inter-dealer broking Attendo AB; Scandinavian social and health care provider.

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