Stephen McPartland

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Stephen McPartland
MP
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Member of Parliament
for Stevenage
Incumbent
Assumed office
6 May 2010
Preceded by Barbara Follett
Majority 3,578 (8.0%)
Personal details
Born (1976-08-09) 9 August 1976 (age 37)
Liverpool, Lancashire, England
Nationality British
Political party Conservative
Spouse(s) Emma McPartland
Religion Roman Catholic
Website www.stephenmcpartland.co.uk

Stephen McPartland[1] is a British Conservative Party politician who was elected as the Member of Parliament (MP) for Stevenage at the 2010 general election.

Parliamentary career[edit]

McPartland’s political interests include: health care - with a particular focus on cancer treatment and respiratory diseases, education, science and technology including satellite technology, international trade, policing, addiction treatment, urban regeneration, and government procurement of IT projects.[1]

McPartland represents his interests in Parliament through his involvement as a member of:

  • 2011 Education Bill Committee and participated in all stages of the Bill’s passage through Parliament[2]
  • All Party Parliamentary Groups (APPGs),[3] including:
    • Chairman, Furniture Industry APPG,
    • Chairman, Respiratory Health APPG,
    • Vice-Chairman, Parliamentary Space Committee,
    • Chairman, Child and Youth Crime APPG,
    • Treasurer, Pneumonia APPG and
    • Chairman, Literacy APPG.

Other Activities[edit]

McPartland is a Trustee of The Living Room Charity, which offers a wide range of free addiction treatment services and a Patron of the Turn the Tide Charity. Both are locally-based charity organisations founded in Stevenage. McPartland is also a Patron of Trailblazers, a national charity that reduces re-offending among young people through providing volunteer mentors.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "MP Biographies". UK Parliament Website. Retrieved 15 January 2012. 
  2. ^ "Committee Membership". Education Bill. Parliament UK. Retrieved 15 Jan 2012. 
  3. ^ "Register of All-Party Groups". Parliament UK. Retrieved 15 Jan 2012. 
  4. ^ "Trailblazers website". Retrieved 27 Mar 2013. 

External links[edit]

Parliament of the United Kingdom
Preceded by
Barbara Follett
Member of Parliament for Stevenage
2010–present
Incumbent