Helen Grant MP Maidstone and The Weald, Conservative, Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Sport and Tourism, Department for Culture, Media and Sport


  • Tel 020 7219 7107

  • Email:

  • Website: Helen Grant website

  • Constituency address

    c/o Tuition Adacemy, Maidstone East Station, Maidstone ME14 1QN United Kingdom
  • Parliamentary address

    House of Commons, London SW1A 0AA United Kingdom
Helen Grant

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: (Women and Equalities), Department for Culture, Media and Sport and Ministry of Justice 2012-13, (Minister for Victims and the Courts), Ministry of Justice 2012-13, Department for Culture, Media and Sport: (Sport and Tourism) 2013-, (Equalities) 2013-14.
  • Electoral history

    Member for Maidstone and The Weald since 6 May 2010 general election.
  • Political interests

    Justice, business and enterprise, women, children and families, social mobility, sport, tourism, gambling, First World War commemorations, international development, equalites.
  • Party groups

    Member, Labour Party 2004-05; Conservative Party: Member 2006-, Deputy Chair, diversity group, Croydon Central and Croydon South Conservative Federation 2006-08, Special adviser to Oliver Letwin MP as Chair of Party Policy Review 2006-10; Member: Social Mobility Task Force 2007-08, The Society of Conservative Lawyers.
  • Countries of interest

    Chagos Islands/Diego Garcia, India, Maldives, Nigeria, Sri Lanka, USA.

Election record for Maidstone and The Weald, 05 Jun 2010

Party Percentage of votes
Conservative 47.94%
Liberal Democrat 35.93%
Lab/Co-op 9.74%
Name Party Votes % of votes
Grant, Helen Conservative 23,491 47.94
Carroll, Peter Liberal Democrat 17,602 35.93
Seeruthun, Rav Lab/Co-op 4,769 9.74
Kendall, Gareth UK Independence Party 1,637 3.35
Jeffery, Stuart Green 655 1.34
Butler, Gary National Front 643 1.32
Simmonds, Heidi Christian 131 0.27
Majority 5,889 votes
Electorate 71,041
Turnout (49,003) 68.98%

About this content

Information supplied by Dods


Sign in

BBC navigation

Copyright © 2016 BBC. The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.

Americas Africa Europe Middle East South Asia Asia Pacific