David Ruffley MP Bury St Edmunds, Conservative


  • Tel 020 7219 2880

  • Fax 020 7219 3998

  • Email:

  • Website: David Ruffley website

  • Constituency address

    10 Hatter Street, Bury St Edmunds IP33 1LZ United Kingdom
  • Parliamentary address

    House of Commons, London SW1A 0AA United Kingdom
David Ruffley

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

    Opposition Whip 2004-05; Shadow Minister for: Work and Pensions 2005-07, Home Affairs 2007-10.
  • House of Commons Select Committees

  • Electoral history

    Member for Bury St Edmunds 1997-2010, for Bury St Edmunds (revised boundary) since 6 May 2010 general election.
  • Political interests

    Treasury, welfare reform, home affairs.
  • Countries of interest

    Central Asia, Middle East, USA.

Election record for Bury St Edmunds, 05 Jun 2010

Party Percentage of votes
Conservative 47.45%
Liberal Democrat 26.4%
Labour 16.63%
Name Party Votes % of votes
Ruffley, David Conservative 27,899 47.45
Chappell, David Liberal Democrat 15,519 26.4
Hind, Kevin Labour 9,776 16.63
Howlett, John UK Independence Party 3,003 5.11
Ereira-Guyer, Mark Green 2,521 4.29
Majority 12,380 votes
Electorate 84,716
Turnout (58,797) 69.4%

Registered interests

Overseas visits: 14-19 September 2008, to USA, on parliamentary study visit. All related costs borne by Deutsche Bank. (Registered 1 October 2008) 20-28 March 2009, to Washington DC, USA, to attend a Police Executive Research Forum conference. The cost of flights was met by the Police Executive Research Forum. (Registered 24 June 2009)

Sponsorship or financial or material support: Mr Derek Sayer of London paid for research services relating to my shadow frontbench responsibility for police reform between September 2008 and June 2009 inclusive. (Registered 17 October 2008)

Remunerated employment, office, profession etc: Solicitor (non-practising).

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