Mr Tobias Ellwood

The Rt Hon Mr Tobias Ellwood is no longer a Member, but was most recently the Conservative MP for Bournemouth East, and left the Commons on 30 May 2024.

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Parliamentary career

Find out about the Parliamentary career of Mr Tobias Ellwood, including posts and roles held.

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Party affiliation

15 October 2022 - 30 May 2024
19 July 2022 - 14 October 2022
5 May 2005 - 18 July 2022

Elections contested

7 June 2001

Government posts

Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Ministry of Defence)
Ministry of Defence
14 June 2017 - 27 July 2019
Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Foreign and Commonwealth Office)
Foreign and Commonwealth Office
15 July 2014 - 14 June 2017

House membership

Mr Tobias Ellwood
5 May 2005 - 30 May 2024

Opposition posts

Shadow Minister (Culture, Media and Sport)
Department for Culture, Media and Sport
2 July 2007 - 6 May 2010
Opposition Whip (Commons)
Whips Office (Commons)
10 May 2005 - 2 July 2007

Committee memberships