Rt Hon Owen Paterson MP

North Shropshire
Mr Paterson
Conservative

Electoral history

Constituency Date
Member for North Shropshire May 2015 -
Member for North Shropshire May 1997 - Mar 2015
Contested for Wrexham Apr 1992

Parliamentary career

Post Date
Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Sep 2012 - Jul 2014
Secretary of State for Northern Ireland May 2010 - Sep 2012
Shadow Secretary of State for Northern Ireland Jul 2007 - May 2010
Shadow Minister (Transport) Nov 2006 - Jul 2007
Shadow Minister (Environment, Food and Rural Affairs) Oct 2005 - Nov 2006
Opposition Whip (Commons) Jun 2000 - Jun 2001

Select committees

Committee House Date
Agriculture Feb 2000 - May 2001
European Scrutiny Committee Jul 1999 - Nov 2000
Welsh Affairs Committee Jul 1997 - May 2001

Political Interests

Trade, industry, agriculture, foreign affairs, economy, social justice, Northern Ireland

Countries of interest

China, India, USA, Western and Eastern Europe