George Osborne MP Tatton, Conservative, Chancellor of the Exchequer

Contact

  • Tel 020 7219 8214

  • Fax 020 7219 6372

  • Email:

  • Website: George Osborne website

  • Constituency address

    Tatton Conservative Association, Manchester Road, Knutsford WA16 0LT United Kingdom
  • Parliamentary address

    House of Commons, London SW1A 0AA United Kingdom
George Osborne

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:

    23/5/1971
  • Positions

    Member Public Accounts Commission 2002-05; Opposition Whip 2003; Shadow Minister for Economic Affairs 2003-04; Shadow Chief Secretary of the Treasury 2004-05; Shadow Chancellor of the Exchequer 2005-10; Chancellor of the Exchequer 2010-.
  • Electoral history

    Member for Tatton 2001-10, for Tatton (revised boundary) since 6 May 2010 general election.
  • Party groups

    General election campaign co-ordinator 2007-.

Election record for Tatton, 05 Jun 2010

Party Percentage of votes
Conservative 54.48%
Liberal Democrat 22.51%
Labour 17.22%
Name Party Votes % of votes
Osborne, George Conservative 24,687 54.48
Lomax, David Liberal Democrat 10,200 22.51
Jackson, Richard Labour 7,803 17.22
Flannery, Sarah Independent 2,243 4.95
Gibson, Michael True English 298 0.66
Majority 14,487 votes
Electorate 65,689
Turnout (45,317) 68.99%

Registered interests

Registrable shareholdings: I am the beneficiary of a discretionary family trust which holds more than 15% of the issued share capital of Osborne and Little Ltd, a family business manufacturing and retailing fabrics and wallpapers.

Overseas visits: 19-21 June 2008, to USA, to attend the American Enterprise Institute (AEI) World Forum in Beaver Creek, Colorado. My accommodation, ground transportation and meals were paid for by the AEI. The cost of a flight from New York to Vail, Colorado, was paid for by Brevan Howard Asset Management. (The cost of flights from London to New York and from Denver to London were paid for by myself.) (Registered 9 July 2008) 28-31 January 2009, to Davos, Switzerland, to attend and participate in the World Economic Forum Annual Meeting. The World Economic Forum provided my conference pass, occasional car use in Davos (including airport transfers) and some hospitality. The return part of my journey was made by private plane from Altenrhein, Switzerland, to RAF Northolt, provided by IPGL Limited, London. (My outward journey was paid for by the Conservative Party.) UBS also provided occasional car use in Davos. (Regi 8-10 May 2009, to Washington DC, USA, to attend the White House Correspondents' Dinner. My wife and I attended as guests of the Mayor of New York, Michael Bloomberg. The cost of our ground transportation, accommodation and hospitality was met by Bloomberg LP. I met the initial cost of the return flights for my wife and myself from London to USA with Virgin Atlantic, but received a free upgrade. (Registered 27 May 2009) 15-17 May 2009, to Athens, Greece, to attend Bilderberg Conference. My accommodation, ground transportation and meals were paid for by the sponsors of the Conference. (I paid for my flights and all other costs personally.) (Registered 27 May 2009)

Gifts, benefits and hospitality (UK): 6 July 2008, I attended the Wimbledon Men's Singles Finals accompanied by a guest, at the invitation of the BBC Trust. (Registered 24 July 2008) 13 February 2009, I visited BAE Systems' site at Barrow-in Furness, accompanied by a member of my staff. BAE Systems met the cost of our flights. (Registered 24 February 2009) 28 March 2009, to facilitate travel in my capacity as Shadow Chancellor of the Exchequer, helicopter travel from London to Wales return was provided by Tresillian Leisure Ltd, Cornwall. (Registered 24 April 2009) Name of donor: Flowidea Address of donor : Arbuthnot House, 20 Ropemaker Street, London EC2Y 9AR Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: tickets for my wife and I to attend the Conservative Party's Summer Party on 17 June 2009. Payment for tickets, to value of £1,600, made directly to the Conservative Party. Date of receipt of donation: 17 June 20009 Date of acceptance of donation: 17 June 2009 Donor status: Company, registration number 02463564 (Registered 16 July 2009)

Sponsorship or financial or material support: In my capacity as Shadow Chancellor of the Exchequer, support for my office is received from: Mr S Robertson, of London. Mr Michael Hintze, of London. Donations received through Conservative Campaign Headquarters used to support my office in my capacity as Shadow Chancellor of the Exchequer from: Hugh Sloane (Registered 5 November 2008) (Registered 9 June 2008) Ongoing support provided to the Conservative Shadow Treasury team, including myself, with the development of policy from: PriceWaterhouseCoopers Grant Thornton The European School of Management The Boston Consulting Group Smith and Williamson

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