Jonathan Evans MP Cardiff North, Conservative


Jonathan Evans

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 Michael Mates as Minister of State for Northern Ireland 1992-94; Minister for Corporate and Consumer Affairs, Department of Trade and Industry 1994-95; Parliamentary Secretary, Lord Chancellor's Department 1995-96; Under-Secretary of State for Wales 1996-97.
  • Electoral history

    Contested Ebbow Vale February and October 1974, Wolverhampton North East 1979 and Brecon and Radnor 1987 general elections. Member for Brecon and Radnor 1992-97. Contested Brecon and Radnor 1997 general election. Member for Cardiff North since 6 May 2010 general election.
  • Political interests

    Economic and monetary affairs, trade and industry, building societies and housing, financial services, co-operatives and mutuals, promotion of the Arts.
  • Party groups

    Chair, Cardiff Central Young Conservatives 1968; Vice-chair, Wales Conservative Political Centre 1974-76; Member, Conservative Working Party on Devolution in Wales 1975; Chair, Welsh Conservative Parliamentary Candidates 1985-90; Conservative Spokesperson for Wales 1997-98; Vice-President, Tory Reform Group; Board member, Conservative Party 2002-05; Chair: Association of Conservative Clubs 2006-, Parliamentary Mainstream 2010-, Welsh Conservative Party 2014-; Board Member, Conservative Party 2014-.
  • Countries of interest

    Albania, Austria, China, Czech Republic, France, Japan, Slovakia, Slovenia, USA.
  • International bodies

    Council of Europe: Member 2013-, Co-Rapporteur on Albania 2013-.

Election record for Cardiff North, 05 Jun 2010

Party Percentage of votes
Conservative 37.44%
Labour 37.03%
Liberal Democrat 18.29%
Name Party Votes % of votes
Evans, Jonathan Conservative 17,860 37.44
Morgan, Julie Labour 17,666 37.03
Dixon, John Liberal Democrat 8,724 18.29
Rhys, Llywelyn Plaid Cymru 1,588 3.33
Gwyn, Lawrence UK Independence Party 1,130 2.37
Von Ruhland, Christopher Green 362 0.76
Thomson, Derek WCP 300 0.63
Majority 194 votes
Electorate 65,553
Turnout (47,703) 72.77%

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