Rt Hon Eric Pickles MP

Rt Hon Eric Pickles MP

Constituency

Brentwood and Ongar

Party

Conservative

Address as

Mr Pickles

Contact details

Parliamentary

House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA
Tel: 020 7219 4428
Fax: 020 7219 2783
picklese@parliament.uk

Constituency

No constituency office publicised

Departmental

Department for Communities and Local Government, Eland House, Bressenden Place, London, SW1E 5DU
Tel: 030 3444 0000
contactus@communities.gsi.gov.uk

Web & Social media

Biography

Electoral history

Post Date
Member for Brentwood and Ongar 2010-
Member for Brentwood & Ongar 1992-10

Parliamentary career

Post Date
Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government 2010-
Without portfolio 2009-10
Shadow Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government 2007-09
Shadow Minister (Communities and Local Government) 2005-07
Shadow Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government 2003-05
Shadow Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government 2002-03
Shadow Minister (Transport) 2001-02
Shadow Spokesperson (Work and Pensions) 1998-01

Other posts

Post Date
Party Chair, Conservative Party 2009-10
Deputy Chair, Conservative Party 2005-07
Vice-Chair, Conservative Party 1993-97

Select committees

Post House Date
Transport Sub-committee Commons 1997-98
Environment, Transport & Regional Affairs Commons 1997-98
Transport Committee Commons 1995-97
Environment Commons 1992-93

Political interests

Housing, health, social services, local and regional government

Countries of interest

Eastern Europe, India, Poland, USA

General Election 2010 General Election - Brentwood and Ongar

Name Party Votes Share Change
Pickles, Eric Con 28793 56.91% 2.9%
Kendall, David LD 11872 23.47% -3.4%
Benzing, Heidi Lab 4992 9.87% -4.9%
Gulleford, Stuart UKIP 2037 4.03% 0.0%
Morris, Paul BNP 1447 2.86%
Barnecutt, Jessica Green 584 1.15%
Tilbrook, Robin Eng Dem 491 0.97%
Sapwell, James Ind 263 0.52%
Ahfiled, Danny Ind 113 0.22%
Majority 16921 33.45%
Turnout 50592 72.99%
Electorate 69309
Result Con Hold

See Briefing Papers General Election 2010 for detailed results.