Hugh Robertson MP Faversham and Mid Kent, Conservative, Minister of State, Foreign and Commonwealth Office

Contact

  • Tel 020 7219 2643

  • Fax 020 7219 1765

  • Email:

  • Website: Hugh Robertson website

  • Constituency address

    11 The Square, Lenham ME17 2PQ United Kingdom
  • Parliamentary address

    House of Commons, London SW1A 0AA United Kingdom
Hugh Robertson

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:

    9/10/1962
  • Positions

    Opposition Whip 2002-04; Opposition Spokesperson for Sport 2004-05; Shadow Minister for Sport and for Olympics 2005-10; Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State (Minister for Sport and the Olympics), Department for Culture, Media and Sport 2010-12; Minister of State for: Sport and Tourism, Department for Culture, Media and Sport 2012-13, Foreign and Commonwealth Office 2013-.
  • Electoral history

    Member for Faversham and Mid Kent 2001-10, for Faversham and Mid Kent (revised boundary) since 6 May 2010 general election.
  • Political interests

    Defence, foreign affairs, fruit farming, sport, Olympics.
  • Countries of interest

    Balkans, Middle East, Syria.

Election record for Faversham and Mid Kent, 05 Jun 2010

Party Percentage of votes
Conservative 56.09%
Liberal Democrat 19.58%
Labour 16.56%
Name Party Votes % of votes
Robertson, Hugh Conservative 26,250 56.09
Naghi, Dave Liberal Democrat 9,162 19.58
Rehal, Ash Labour 7,748 16.56
Larkins, Sarah UK Independence Party 1,722 3.68
Valentine, Tim Green 890 1.91
Kemp, Graham National Front 542 1.16
Davidson, Hairy Knorm Loony 398 0.86
Majority 17,088 votes
Electorate 66,425
Turnout (46,804) 70.46%

Registered interests

Registrable shareholdings: MJ2; financial PR company.

Overseas visits: 15-20 August 2008, to Beijing, China, for 2008 Olympic Games as part of the official observer programme organised by The London Organising Committee. Flights and accommodation paid for by Mr John Lewis, of Dorset. (Registered 22 October 2008) 8-13 September 2008, to Israel and the West Bank for meetings with local politicians. Flights and accommodation paid for by the Conservative Middle East Council. (Registered 22 October 2008) 5-10 January 2009, to Syria and Lebanon, for meetings with both Presidents, Prime Ministers and other senior political leaders to discuss Middle East political issues. Flights and hotels in Lebanon paid for by the Conservative Middle East Council. Hotels in Syria paid for by the Syrian Government. (Registered 27 January 2009)

Miscellaneous and unremunerated interests: Reserve Officer in the Regular Army.

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