Rt Hon Charles Hendry

Charles Hendry is no longer a Member, but was most recently the Conservative MP for Wealden, and left the Commons on 30 March 2015.

Parliamentary career

Find out about the Parliamentary career of Charles Hendry, including posts and roles held.

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Representations

Wealden
Elected 3 times
7 June 2001 - 30 March 2015
Commons
High Peak
Elected 1 time
9 April 1992 - 1 May 1997
Commons

Party affiliation

Conservative
9 April 1992 - 30 March 2015

Elections contested

High Peak
1 May 1997
Commons
Mansfield
11 June 1987
Commons
Clackmannan
9 June 1983
Commons

Government posts

Minister of State (Department of Energy and Climate Change)
Department of Energy and Climate Change
13 May 2010 - 6 September 2012
Commons

Other posts

Deputy Chair, Conservative Party
1 July 2003 - 1 July 2005
Commons
Vice-Chair, Conservative Party
1 July 1995 - 1 July 1997
Commons

House membership

Commons
Charles Hendry
7 June 2001 - 30 March 2015
Commons
Charles Hendry
9 April 1992 - 1 May 1997

Opposition posts

Shadow Minister (Energy and Climate Change)
Department of Energy and Climate Change
6 October 2008 - 6 May 2010
Commons
Shadow Minister (Business, Enterprise and Regulatory Reform)
8 December 2005 - 6 October 2008
Commons
Shadow Minister (Higher Education and Intellectual Property)
HM Official Opposition
10 May 2005 - 8 December 2005
Commons
Shadow Minister (Children, Young People and Families)
HM Official Opposition
1 June 2002 - 1 June 2005
Commons
Opposition Whip (Commons)
Whips Office (Commons)
1 June 2001 - 1 June 2002

Committee memberships

Energy and Climate Change Committee
19 January 2009 - 6 May 2010
Commons
Culture, Media and Sport Committee
8 December 2003 - 14 June 2004
Commons
Northern Ireland Affairs Committee
16 November 1994 - 21 March 1997
Commons
Procedure Committee
27 April 1992 - 24 March 1995
Commons