Rt Hon Gavin Williamson MP

Gavin Williamson is the Conservative MP for South Staffordshire, and has been an MP continuously since 6 May 2010. He currently holds the Government post of Secretary of State for Education.

Parliamentary career

Find out about the Parliamentary career of Gavin Williamson, including posts and roles held.


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Elections contested

Blackpool North and Fleetwood
5 May 2005

Government posts

Secretary of State for Defence
Ministry of Defence
2 November 2017 - 1 May 2019
Parliamentary Secretary to the Treasury and Chief Whip
HM Treasury
14 July 2016 - 2 November 2017

Committee memberships

Northern Ireland Affairs Committee
26 July 2010 - 28 November 2011