Chris Bryant MP

Chris Bryant MP





Address as

Chris Bryant

Contact details


Oxford House, Dunraven Street, Tonypandy, CF40 1AU
Tel: 01443 442521


House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA
Tel: 020 7219 8315
Fax: 020 7219 1792

Web & Social media


Electoral history

Post Date
Member for Rhondda 2015-
Member for Rhondda 2001-15
Contested Wycombe General Election 1997

Parliamentary career

Post Date
Shadow Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport 2015-
Shadow Minister (Culture, Media and Sport) 2014-15
Shadow Minister (Work and Pensions) 2013-14
Shadow Minister (Home Affairs) 2011-13
Shadow Minister (Justice) (Political and Constitutional Reform) 2010-11
Shadow Minister (Europe) 2010-10
Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Europe) 2009-10
Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Foreign and Commonwealth Office) 2009-09
Deputy Leader of the House of Commons 2008-09

Select committees

Post House Date
Modernisation of the House of Commons Commons 2007-10
Public Accounts Committee Commons 2007-07
House of Lords Reform (Joint Committee) Commons 2002-05
Culture, Media and Sport Committee Commons 2001-05

Political interests

Wales, European affairs, broadcasting, information economy

Countries of interest

Spain, Latin America, Russia


General Election 2015 General Election - Rhondda

Name Party Votes Share Change
Chris Bryant Lab 15976 50.66% -4.6%
Shelley Rees-Owen PC 8521 27.02% 8.9%
Ronald Hughes UKIP 3998 12.68% 11.5%
Lyn Hudson Con 2116 6.71% 0.3%
George Summers LD 474 1.50% -9.1%
Lisa Rapado Green 453 1.44%
Majority 7455 23.64%
Turnout 31538 60.87%
Electorate 51811
Result Lab Hold

See Briefing Papers General Election 2015 for detailed results.

View the Commons Library elections site for detailed analysis of election data.