Tim Yeo MP South Suffolk, Conservative


  • Tel 020 7219 6353

  • Fax 020 7219 4857

  • Email:

  • Website: Tim Yeo website

  • Constituency address

    4 Byford Road, Sudbury CO10 2YG United Kingdom
  • Parliamentary address

    House of Commons, London SW1A 0AA United Kingdom
Tim Yeo

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.


  • Born:

  • Positions

    PPS to Douglas Hurd: as Home Secretary 1988-89, as Foreign and Commonwealth Secretary 1989-90; Joint Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State: Department of the Environment 1990-92, Department of Health 1992-93; Minister of State, Department of the Environment 1993-94; Opposition Spokesperson for Environment, Transport and the Regions 1997-98; Shadow Minister of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food 1998-2001; Shadow Secretary of State for: Culture, Media and Sport 2001-02, Trade and Industry 2002-03, Public Services, Health and Education 2003-04, Environment and Transport 2004-05.
  • House of Commons Select Committees

    Energy and Climate Change; Liaison; Joint Committee on the National Security Strategy.
  • Electoral history

    Contested Bedwelty February 1974 general election. Member for South Suffolk 1983-2010, for South Suffolk (revised boundary) since 6 May 2010 general election.
  • Political interests

    Health, economic policy, environment, charity reform, rural affairs.
  • Party groups

    Vice-chair, Conservative Party (with responsibility for Local Government) 1998; Patron, Tory Reform Group.
  • Countries of interest


Election record for South Suffolk, 05 Jun 2010

Party Percentage of votes
Conservative 47.67%
Liberal Democrat 30.8%
Labour 14.31%
Name Party Votes % of votes
Yeo, Tim Conservative 24,550 47.67
Bennett, Nigel Liberal Democrat 15,861 30.8
Bishton, Emma Labour 7,368 14.31
Campbell Bannerman, David Conservative 3,637 7.07
Majority 8,689 votes
Electorate 72,498
Turnout (51,503) 71.04%

Registered interests

Registrable shareholdings: AFC Energy (share option). Eco City Vehicles plc.

Registrable shareholdings: Anacol Holdings Ltd.; a family investment company. ITI Energy Limited.

Overseas visits: 19-22 September 2008, to Kentucky, USA, to attend the Ryder Cup, as a guest of Humana Europe, a healthcare services company, who paid my air fares, accommodation and other hospitality. (Registered 15 October 2008) Name of donor: Forum Invest, a Romanian company which organises international conferences. Address of donor: 18 Mircea Eliade Blvd, 4th floor, Bucharest 012015, Romania Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): £1500 Destination of visit: Monte Carlo Date of visit: 3-6 July 2009 Purpose of visit: to discuss climate change and the environment (Registered 6 July 2009 )

Remunerated employment, office, profession etc: Occasional articles for Country Life magazine. Management consultant giving advice on strategy and business to Regenesis Ltd; a California-based company which develops, manufactures and markets advanced technologies for the restoration or remediation of natural resources. Member of Advisory Board of Oxinia, a group of recruitment consultants and head-hunters.

Remunerated directorships: Univent PLC; operator of nursing homes for elderly people and domiciliary care agencies. ITI Energy Limited; suppliers of gasification equipment. AFC Energy; company developing alkaline fuel cell technology. Groupe Eurotunnel SA (non-executive) (of which Eurotunnel plc is a wholly owned subsidiary); company managing the Channel Tunnel. Eco City Vehicles plc; distributes and services London taxis. First London Securities Group plc; investment bankers.

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