|Member of Parliament
for Meon Valley
6 May 2010
|Preceded by||Constituency Created|
12 October 1963 |
Beverley, East Riding of Yorkshire, England, UK
George Michael Edward Hollingbery BA MBA (born 12 October 1963) is a British Conservative Party politician who was elected at the 2010 general election as the Member of Parliament (MP) for Meon Valley, a new Hampshire constituency created as a result of changes made by the Boundary Commission for England.
Hollingbery's career was spent investing in and starting up businesses, the best known of which was veterinary chain Companion Care, sold to Pets at Home in 2002. In 2005 he began a property investment business, run from his Alresford home. Hollingbery entered politics at grass roots level, before being elected to Winchester City Council in 1999, becoming deputy leader in 2006. Hollingbery stood in Winchester in the 2005 general election, having managed the previous candidate's campaign in 2001, but was defeated by Liberal Democrat Mark Oaten.
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|Parliament of the United Kingdom|
|New constituency||Member of Parliament for Meon Valley