|Member of Parliament
6 May 2010
|Preceded by||Shona McIsaac|
|Born||Martin John Vickers
13 September 1950 
Cleethorpes, Lincolnshire, England
|Alma mater||University of Lincoln|
Born in Cleethorpes, North East Lincolnshire, Vickers was educated at Havelock School and Grimsby College. He attained a politics degree at the University of Lincoln after six years as a part-time student in 2004. In 2011, he stepped down as a Conservative councillor on North East Lincolnshire Council for the Scartho ward. Before being elected an MP he served as full-time Conservative agent for an MP in a nearby constituency.
Vickers was elected to the House of Commons as Member of Parliament for Cleethorpes in the 2010 general election by a majority of 4,298. On 24 October 2011, Vickers joined the Conservative backbench rebellion to vote in favour of a national referendum on the European Union.
He is married to Ann and has one daughter.
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- Martin Vickers MP Martin Vickers MP official constituency website
- Martin Vickers MP Conservative Party profile
- Cleethorpes Conservatives
- Contributions in Parliament at Hansard 1803–2005
- Electoral history and profile at The Guardian
- Voting record at Public Whip
- Record in Parliament at TheyWorkForYou
- Profile at Westminster Parliamentary Record
- Profile at BBC News Democracy Live
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