Alun Cairns MP Vale of Glamorgan, Conservative, Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Wales Office; Government Whip


Alun Cairns

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

    Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Wales Office 2014-; Government Whip 2014-.
  • Electoral history

    Contested Gower 1997 and Vale of Glamorgan 2005 general elections. Member for Vale of Glamorgan since 6 May 2010 general election.
  • Political interests

    Economy, trade and industry, special educational needs, culture, media and sport, defence.
  • Party groups

    Member: Vale of Glamorgan Conservative Association, Swansea West Conservative Association 1987-; Deputy chair, Welsh Young Conservatives 1995-96; Chaired one of William Hague's Policy Advisory Groups 1996-97; Conservative Economic Spokesperson in Wales 1997-98; Regional Policy co-ordinator, South Wales West 1998-99; Member, Policy Advisory Board 2013-14.
  • Countries of interest

    North and South America, South East Asia, Australasia.

Election record for Vale of Glamorgan, 05 Jun 2010

Party Percentage of votes
Conservative 41.72%
Labour 32.89%
Liberal Democrat 15.19%
Name Party Votes % of votes
Cairns, Alun Conservative 20,341 41.72
Davies, Alana Labour 16,034 32.89
Parrott, Eluned Liberal Democrat 7,403 15.19
Johnson, Ian Plaid Cymru 2,667 5.47
Mahoney, Kevin UK Independence Party 1,529 3.14
Thomas, Rhodri Green 457 0.94
Harrold, John Christian 236 0.49
Majority 4,307 votes
Electorate 70,262
Turnout (48,757) 69.39%

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