|Member of Parliament
6 May 2010
|Preceded by||Shahid Malik|
2 March 1966 |
East Riding of Yorkshire, England
|Residence||Kirkburton, West Yorkshire|
|Alma mater||Manchester Polytechnic, Lincoln's Inn|
Simon Justin Reevell (born 2 March 1966) is a British barrister and Conservative Party politician. He has been Member of Parliament (MP) for Dewsbury in West Yorkshire since winning the seat at the 2010 election.
Early life and career
Reevell was born and raised in the East Riding of Yorkshire. After attending Manchester Polytechnic and obtaining a degree in Economics, he embarked on a career in the army but this was cut short by injury. Instead he decided to train as a barrister and was called to the bar in 1990.
MP for Dewsbury
He is married to Louise, who is also a barrister. He plays tennis and is interested in late Victorian oil paintings, classic cars and military history.
- The London Gazette: . 13 May 2010. Retrieved 16 February 2011.
- "UK > England > Yorkshire & the Humber > Dewsbury". Election 2010. BBC. 7 May 2010. Retrieved 12 May 2010.
|Parliament of the United Kingdom|
|Member of Parliament for Dewsbury