Crispin Blunt MP Reigate, Conservative

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Crispin Blunt

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:

    15/7/1960
  • Positions

    Opposition Spokesperson for Northern Ireland 2001-02; Shadow Minister for Trade and Industry 2002-03; Opposition Whip 2004-09; Shadow Minister for National Security 2009-10; Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Ministry of Justice 2010-12.
  • Electoral history

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

    Defence, foreign affairs, environment, energy, justice.
  • Party groups

    Executive member, 1922 Committee 2000-01; Treasurer, Conservative Parliamentary Friends of India 2001-06; Chair, Conservative Middle East Council 2003-08.
  • Countries of interest

    Middle East, India, USA.

Election record for Reigate, 05 Jun 2010

Party Percentage of votes
Conservative 53.29%
Liberal Democrat 26.15%
Labour 11.33%
Name Party Votes % of votes
Blunt, Crispin Conservative 26,688 53.29
Kulka, Jane Liberal Democrat 13,097 26.15
Hull, Robert Labour 5,672 11.33
Fox, Joseph UK Independence Party 2,089 4.18
Brown, Keith British National Party 1,345 2.69
Essex, Jonathan Green 1,087 2.18
Majority 13,591 votes
Electorate 71,604
Turnout (50,086) 69.95%

Registered interests

Overseas visits: 9-18 September 2008, to Israel, the Occupied Palestinian Territories and Lebanon, to engage in dialogue with Israeli and Lebanese Parliamentarians and others on the situation in the region. Flights to and from London, accommodation and travel funded by the Conservative Middle East Council. (Registered 22 October 2008)

Miscellaneous and unremunerated interests: Director of CAABU (The Council for the Advancement of Arab-British Understanding Ltd.) (appointed 25 November 2004).

Remunerated directorships: Connaught Search Solutions Ltd; an executive search company.

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