Sir Roger Gale MP

Sir Roger Gale MP


North Thanet



Address as

Sir Roger

Contact details


The Old Forge, 215a Canterbury Road, Birchington, CT7 9AH
Tel: 01843 848588
Fax: 01843 844856


House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA
Tel: 020 7219 4087
Fax: 020 7219 6828

Web & Social media


Electoral history

Post Date
Member for North Thanet 2015-
Member for North Thanet 1983-15
Contested Birmingham, Northfield By-election 1982

Other posts

Post Date
Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (Full Member) 2012-15
Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (Substitute Member) 2010-12
Vice-Chair, Conservative Party 2001-03
Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (Substitute Member) 1987-89

Select committees

Post House Date
Procedure Committee Commons 2007-15
Panel of Chairs Commons 1997-
Televising of Proceedings of the House Commons 1987-89
Home Affairs Committee Commons 1987-92

Political interests

Education, animal welfare, media, broadcasting, tourism, leisure industry, licensed trade

Countries of interest

Africa (Southern and Western), Cyprus, Cuba, Mongolia, Tunisia


General Election 2015 General Election - North Thanet

Name Party Votes Share Change
Roger Gale Con 23045 48.98% -3.7%
Piers Wauchope UKIP 12097 25.71% 19.2%
Frances Rehal Lab 8411 17.88% -3.6%
Edward Targett Green 1719 3.65%
George Cunningham LD 1645 3.50% -15.9%
Cemanthe McKenzie Party for a United Thanet 136 0.29%
Majority 10948 23.27%
Turnout 47053 65.83%
Electorate 71478
Result Con Hold

See Briefing Papers General Election 2015 for detailed results.

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