Mark Garnier

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Mark Garnier is the Conservative Party MP for Wyre Forest. Garnier was elected in May 2010 with a majority of 2,643 votes. [1] In the 2015 election he retained his seat with an increased majority of 12,871. [2]

He is also a member of the Treasury Select Committee. [1]

Background

Garnier's experience before politics was in finance and business. He worked for Charterhouse before leaving in 1981 to embark on a career in the City of London, starting as a junior clerk on the floor of the old Stock Exchange in the UK Government Debt department. [1]

In 2004 he chose to become more active in politics and decided to become a campaigner in his local area of Wrye Forest. [3] He stood for election in the 2005 general election but lost out to Richard Taylor, an independent Member of Parliament for Wrye Forest between 2001 and 2010.

Staff

Affiliations

Contact

Parliamentary

  • Address: House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA
  • Telephone: 020 7219 3000
  • Email: mark.garnier.mp@parliament.uk

Constituency

  • Address: 9a Lower Mill Street, Kidderminster, DY11 6UU
  • Telephone: 01562 746771
  • Email: mark@wyreforestconservatives.com

Web & Social media

Notes

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Mark Garnier politics.co.uk, accessed 4 March 2015
  2. Mark Garnier MP "eternally grateful" to voters upon re-election Conservatives, 12 May 2015, accessed 13 May 2015
  3. About Mark Mark Garnier, accessed 4 March 2015
  4. Register of interests of members' secretaries and research assistants, 23 March 2016, parliament.uk, accessed 20 April 2016
  5. China APPG, www.parliament.uk', accessed 23 November 2015
  6. Space APPG Register Feb 16, www.parliament.uk, accessed 19 February 2016