Damian Green MP Ashford, Conservative, Secretary of State for Work and Pensions


  • Tel 020 7219 3518

  • Fax 020 7219 0904

  • Email:

  • Website: Damian Green website

  • Constituency address

    c/o Hardy House, The Street, Ashford TN26 3AG United Kingdom
  • Parliamentary address

    House of Commons, London SW1A 0AA United Kingdom
Damian Green

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 Spokesperson for: Education and Employment 1998-99, Environment 1999-2001; Shadow Secretary of State for: Education and Skills 2001-03, Transport 2003-04; Shadow Minister for Immigration 2005-10; Minister of State for: Immigration, Home Office 2010-12, Policing, Criminal Justice and Victims, Home Office and Ministry of Justice 2012-14.
  • Electoral history

    Contested Brent East 1992 general election. Member for Ashford 1997-2010, for Ashford (revised boundary) since 6 May 2010 general election.
  • Political interests

    Economic policy, foreign affairs, media, education, employment, rural affairs.
  • Party groups

    Vice-President, Tory Reform Group 1997-; Chair, Conservative Parliamentary Mainstream Group 2003-10.
  • Countries of interest

    France, Georgia, Italy, Moldova.

Election record for Ashford, 05 Jun 2010

Party Percentage of votes
Conservative 54.06%
Liberal Democrat 22.76%
Labour 16.66%
Name Party Votes % of votes
Green, Damian Conservative 29,878 54.06
Took, Chris Liberal Democrat 12,581 22.76
Clark, Chris Labour 9,204 16.66
Elenor, Jeffrey UK Independence Party 2,508 4.54
Campkin, Steve Green 1,014 1.84
Majority 17,297 votes
Electorate 81,271
Turnout (55,278) 68.02%

Registered interests

Overseas visits: 14-17 September 2008, to Armenia, as Vice-Chairman of the John Smith Memorial Trust. Travel and accommodation provided by the John Smith Memorial Trust. (Registered 24 September 2008) 6-8 May 2009, to Italy, to attend Transatlantic Council on Migration at Bellagio. Travel and accommodation paid by Transatlantic Council on Migration. (Registered 14 May 2009)

Remunerated directorships: South East Water (non-executive).

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