Francis Maude MP Horsham, Conservative, Minister for the Cabinet Office; Paymaster General


Francis Maude

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 Peter Morrison as Minister of State for Employment 1984; Government Whip 1985-87; Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department of Trade and Industry 1987-89; Minister of State, Foreign and Commonwealth Office 1989-90; Financial Secretary to the Treasury 1990-92; Member, Shadow Cabinet 1997-2001: Shadow Secretary of State: for National Heritage 1997, for Culture, Media and Sport 1997-98; Shadow Chancellor of the Exchequer 1998-2000; Shadow Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs 2000-01; Shadow Minister for the Cabinet Office and Shadow Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster 2007-10; Minister for the Cabinet Office; Paymaster General 2010-.
  • Electoral history

    Member for North Warwickshire 1983-92. Contested North Warwickshire 1992 general election. Member for Horsham 1997-2010, for Horsham (revised boundary) since 6 May 2010 general election.
  • Party groups

    Chair, Conservative Party 2005-07.

Election record for Horsham, 05 Jun 2010

Party Percentage of votes
Conservative 52.68%
Liberal Democrat 32.18%
Labour 7.5%
Name Party Votes % of votes
Maude, Francis Conservative 29,447 52.68
Newman, Godfrey Liberal Democrat 17,987 32.18
Skudder, Andrew Labour 4,189 7.5
Aldridge, Harry UK Independence Party 2,839 5.08
Fitter, Nick Green 570 1.02
Lyon, Steve Christian 469 0.84
Duggan, Jim The Peace Party 253 0.46
Kissach, Derek Independent 87 0.16
Majority 11,460 votes
Electorate 77,564
Turnout (55,907) 72.08%

Registered interests

Land and Property: Interest in a residential investment property in France. Rental income from property in South London.

Gifts, benefits and hospitality (UK): My wife and received tickets for the Conservative Party's 'Black and White Party' on 4 February 2009, paid for by Mr Christopher Moran, of London. (Registered 4 March 2009)

Sponsorship or financial or material support: Temporary secondment of a member of staff each by PricewaterhouseCoopers and Boston Consulting Group to the Conservative party's Implementation Team, which reports to me. (Registered 26 February 2009) In 2008 the Horsham and Crawley Conservative Association received donations from the Horsham Parliamentary Dining Club of which I am chairman. (Registered 26 February 2009)

Remunerated employment, office, profession etc: Member of Barclays' Asia-Pacific Advisory Committee.

Remunerated directorships: The Mission Marketing Group (non-executive chairman from 1 February 2006); an advertising group. UTEK Corporation Inc (non-executive); a technology transfer company based in the US and listed on the Alternative Investment Market in London.

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