Chris Bryant MP Rhondda, Labour, Shadow Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport


  • Tel 020 7219 8315

  • Fax 020 7219 1792

  • Email:

  • Website: Chris Bryant website

  • Constituency address

    Oxford House, Dunraven Street, Tonypandy CF40 1AU United Kingdom
  • Parliamentary address

    House of Commons, London SW1A 0AA United Kingdom
Chris Bryant

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: Lord Falconer of Thoroton as Lord Chancellor 2005-06, Harriet Harman as Leader of the House of Commons 2007-08; Deputy Leader of the House of Commons 2008-09; Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Foreign and Commonwealth Office 2009-10; Shadow Minister for: Foreign and Commonwealth Office 2010, Justice (Political and Constitutional Reform) 2010-11; Shadow Minister for: Immigration 2011-13, Work and Pensions 2013-14, Arts 2014-15; Shadow Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport 2015-.
  • Electoral history

    Contested Wycombe 1997 general election. Member for Rhondda since 7 June 2001 general election.
  • Political interests

    Wales, European affairs, broadcasting, information economy.
  • Party groups

    Chair, Christian Socialist Movement 1993-98; Labour Movement for Europe: Chair 2002-07, Vice-chair 2007-.
  • Countries of interest

    Latin America, Spain.

Election record for Rhondda, 05 Jun 2010

Party Percentage of votes
Labour 55.17%
Plaid Cymru 18.08%
Liberal Democrat 10.63%
Name Party Votes % of votes
Bryant, Chris Labour 17,183 55.17
Davies, Geraint Plaid Cymru 5,630 18.08
Wasley, Paul Liberal Democrat 3,309 10.63
Howe, Philip Independent 2,599 8.35
Henderson, Juliet Conservative 1,993 6.4
John, Taffy UK Independence Party 358 1.15
Majority 11,553 votes
Electorate 51,554
Turnout (31,143) 60.41%

Registered interests

Sponsorship or financial or material support: Henry Badenhorst, from London (personal donation) Craig Fraser, from London (personal donation) May Fair Hotel (donation of services for auction) (Registered 18 March 2009) Fundraising dinner held by the Rhondda Labour Party in Tonypandy on 16 April 2009. (Registered 7 May 2009) At a dinner which I hosted in London for the Rhondda Labour Party donations to the Rhondda Labour Party were made by the following: Daniel Lawrence, from Birmingham (personal donation)

Miscellaneous and unremunerated interests: Food and wine provided for a reception held on 20 April 2009 in support of my London Marathon run in aid of the Army Benevolent Fund provided by the Cinnamon Club and Marks and Spencer. (Registered 7 May 2009)

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